In piecing together her ancestor's transformation from a docile Bengali Brahmin girl-child into an impassioned organizer of resistance against the British Raj, the contemporary narrator discovers and lays claim to unacknowledged elements in her "American" identity.

The Tree Bride 2005, Hyperion Books, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780786888665

Trade paperback

The Tree Bride 2004, Hachette Books, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9781401300586