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ISBN: 0786226382 / ISBN-13: 9780786226382

Fasting, Feasting

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Anita Desai's new book, hailed as unsparing, yet tender and funny, * brilliantly confirms her place among today's foremost Indian writers. FASTING, ... Show synopsis

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  • Fasting Feasting (Thorndike Press) – Hardcover (2000)
    by Anita Desai

    Fasting Feasting
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    Hardcover, Thorndike Press
    2000
    English
    Large type / large print.
    316 pages

    ISBN: 0786226382
    ISBN-13: 9780786226382

    Fasting, Feasting takes on Anita Desai's greatest theme: the intricate, delicate web of family conflict. It tells the moving story of Uma, the plain older daughter of an Indian family, tied to the household of her childhood and tending to her parents' every extravagant demand; and of her younger brother, Arun, bewildered by his new life in college and the suburbs of Massachusetts From the overpowering warmth of Indian culture to the cool center of the American family, Desai captures the physical and emotional fasting and ... Show more

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