Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni's exquisitely wrought debut collection of stories subtly chronicles the accommodation - and the rebellion - Inidan-born girls and women in America undergo as they balance old treasured beliefs and surprising new desires. Each story is complete in itself, together they created a tapestry as colorful, as delicate and as enduring as the finest silk sari.
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(205mm x 134mm x 18mm)
Bantam Doubleday Dell Publishing Group
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Author Biography - Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni
Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni is the bestselling author of the novels Sister of My Heart and The Mistress of Spices; the story collections The Unknown Errors of Our Lives and Arranged Marriage, which received several awards, including the American Book Award; and four collections of prize-winning poetry. Her work has appeared in The New Yorker, The Atlantic Monthly, Ms., Zoetrope, Good Housekeeping, O: The Oprah Magazine, The Best American Short Stories 1999, and The New York Times. Born in India, Divakaruni lives near Houston. For further information about Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni, visit her Web site at www.chitradivakaruni.com.