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The Age of Shiva

A Novel

by Manil Suri

Hardcover, 455 pages, W W Norton & Co Inc, List Price: $24.95 |


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Marrying in order to escape an overbearing father, Meera is further victimized by her physically demanding husband and lustful brother-in-law, a circumstance from which she finds fleeting escape through her relationships with her sister-in-law and young son. By the author of The Death of Vishnu. 70,000 first printing.

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