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Evening Is the Whole Day

by Preeta Samarasan

Paperback, 340 pages, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, List Price: $13.95 |


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The life of six-year-old Aasha Rajasekharan and those of her prosperous family are turned upside down by the death of her grandmother, the dismissal of the family's rubber plantation servant girl, and the departure of her older sister, Uma, for Columbia University, in the saga of one Malaysian Indian immigrant family's secrets and lies. A first novel. Reprint.

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