Burnt sugar / Avni Doshi.
Author: Doshi, Avni,
Publication year: 2020
Format: Paperback
Publisher: UK : Hamish Hamilton,
ISBN: 9780241441510 (pbk.) :
Sharp as a blade and laced with caustic wit, 'Burnt Sugar' unpicks the slippery, choking cord of memory and myth that binds two women together, making and unmaking them endlessly. LONGLISTED FOR THE WOMEN'S PRIZE 2021The hottest debut of 2020, an unmissable, Booker-shortlisted novel which everyone's talking about: a searing, compulsively readable tale of mothers and daughters, love and betrayalPICKED AS A BOOK OF THE YEAR 2020 BY the Guardian, Economist, Spectator and more...'Arresting and fiercely intelligent, disarmingly witty and frank' Sunday Times 'Extraordinary. Exquisitely written, painfully exhilarating, impossible to put down... Come for the effortlessly stylish writing, stay for the boiling wrath' Observer'Beautifully written with startling imagery - emotionally wrenching and poignant in equal measure' The Booker Prize Judges 2020In her youth, Tara was wild. She abandoned her arranged marriage to join an ashram, took a hapless artist for a lover, rebelled against every soc
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Physical Description:
228 pages ; 22 cm


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