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Lois Leveen: IMG Forsooth Me Not: Shakespeare, Juliet, Her Nurse, and a Novel



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The Blue Bedspread

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Synopsis:

Described by John Fowles as "remarkable, almost a coming of age of the Indian novel, " this powerful, penetrating debut work by a young Calcutta journalist is about the love and hope that can survive in the midst of family violence.

About the Author

RAJ KAMAL JHA was born in 1966 and grew up in Calcutta. After graduating with a degree in mechanical engineering from the Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur, he received his master's in journalism from the University of Southern California. He lives in New Delhi, where he is an editor at The Indian Express, India's largest national newspaper. The Blue Bedspread is his first novel.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780375503122
Subtitle:
(a novel )
Author:
Jha, Raj Kamal
Publisher:
Random House Trade
Location:
New York :
Subject:
General
Subject:
Fiction
Subject:
India
Subject:
Family
Subject:
Death
Subject:
Sisters
Subject:
Urban poor
Subject:
Calcutta (India)
Subject:
Domestic fiction
Edition Number:
1st US ed.
Series Volume:
105-817
Publication Date:
c1999
Binding:
Trade Cloth
Language:
English
Pages:
xii, 209 p.
Dimensions:
8.56x5.78x.82 in. .85 lbs.

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