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Reading Group Guide

“An engrossing and satisfying novel.” —The Washington Post

The introduction, discussion questions, suggested reading list, and author biography that follow are intended to enhance your groups reading of Chitra Banerjee Divakarunis poignant new novel, The Vine of Desire. This potent, richly textured work by an award-winning writer adroitly explores the fragility of love and of friendship, the agonizing cruelty of temptation, and the struggle for ordinary people to carve a life for themselves in the world.

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ISBN:
9781400075812
Subtitle:
A Novel
Publisher:
Anchor Books
Author:
Divakaruni, Chitra Banerjee
Author:
Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni
Subject:
Literary
Subject:
Fiction-Literary
Subject:
Fiction : Literary
Subject:
Literary
Subject:
Literature-A to Z
Subject:
main_subject
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all_subjects
Publication Date:
20030204
Binding:
ELECTRONIC
Language:
English
Pages:
384

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Product details 384 pages Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group - English 9781400075812 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni is the bestselling
"Synopsis" by , In the sequel to Sister of My Heart, after a year of living separate lives, Anju and Sudha are reunited and rekindle their friendship in America, a link that helps both women deal with the problems of their lives as they establish new relationships with their families in India and with men and women outside the Indian immigrant community. Reader's Guide available. Reprint. 50,000 first printing.
"Synopsis" by , 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.

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