"Set in his signature and timeless Nepal, Samrat Updhyay has crafted a vivid portrait of a scorned woman's life-long obsession, and the ramifications on an impressionable young man. When Didi discovers that her husband, the Masterji, has been hiding his beautiful lover and their young son Tarun in a nearby city, she takes him back into her grasp and expels his second family. Tarun's mother, heartsick and devastated, slowly begins to lose her mind, and Tarun has no choice but to turn to Didi for the mothering he longs for. ...

The City Son 2015, Soho Press, New York

ISBN-13: 9781616955380

Trade paperback

The City Son 2014, Soho Press

ISBN-13: 9781616953812


The City Son 2014, Blackstone Audiobooks

ISBN-13: 9781483013701

Audiobook CD