Publisher: Dial Press Trade Paperback; Reprint edition (April 25, 2006)
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Wry humor and a scrumptious take hold of of the friction among generations in Bangalore are the hallmarks of Lavanya Sankaran’s clean, deeply nuanced debut assortment. “A potpourri of beggars and billionaires and determinedly laid-back ways,” Bangalore, India’s personal Silicon Valley, is a crucible for prosperity, and on the chaotic crossroads among prior and current. the following, American-trained pros like Tara go back to their out of date households with heads jam-packed with Quentin Tarantino discussion; a profitable entrepreneur is shaken while his accomplice all at once reneges on their plan to come to the US; a conventional Indian mom slyly circumvents her Western-educated daughter’s resistance to marriage; a local gossip is decided to find what is going on in the back of the closed curtains of the hip younger couple around the highway; a chauffeur needs to reconcile his extra orthodox credos together with his employer’s miniskirt lifestyle.Witty, affectionate, and fantastically clever, Lavanya Sankaran’s first assortment attests to her outstanding literary expertise.