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  • Smitha Murthy

    A Girl and a River eBook ✓ and aPDF EPUB Â A girl free, river kindle, A Girl kindle, and a pdf, Girl and a book, A Girl and a River PDFEPUBConfession I had no idea who Usha KR was when I picked this book up at my favorite bookshop I was drawn to the idea of something set in Karnataka What I got instead was a brilliant aching and beautifully written portrait of familial tensions set amidst the backdrop of the Indian fight for independence Sometimes beautiful things happen when you least expect it


  • Swati

    A Girl and a River eBook ✓ and aPDF EPUB Â A girl free, river kindle, A Girl kindle, and a pdf, Girl and a book, A Girl and a River PDFEPUBThis is the first book I read by Usha KR and I was blown away Sketched with meticulous detail A Girl and a River is about Mylaraiah an illustrious lawyer and his family who lives in Mysore during 1930's British India We are treated to delicious sepia toned vignettes of pre Independence India and little cultural tidbits that I wouldn't have known otherwise For instance I had never heard of a sweet with the very geographical sounding name of 'komberghat' I loved the sweep of the novel and the immense research that has evidently gone behind it Although I initially struggled to keep track of the characters I eased into the story later on The unnamed narrator Setu's daughter is as intriguing as the person she is trying to piece together by looking through long forgotten books and journals To me this was like a parallel uest that was masterfully brought out Kaveri too searches for meaning in life and tries to find herself and


  • Sandhya

    A Girl and a River eBook ✓ and aPDF EPUB Â A girl free, river kindle, A Girl kindle, and a pdf, Girl and a book, A Girl and a River PDFEPUBIt's been a while since I've read a book where the author displays such fine sway over her content and craft Usha K R has been writing for than a decade now her last novel was The Chosen and while she has always received rave reviews for her works it is her latest book A Girl And A River that has come in for some much deserved critical attention The author was the recipient of the Crossword Award recently where she won in the Fiction category for the same book while William Darlymple received the award in the Non fiction sectionOn the surface and as the book cover demons


  • Raksha Bhat

    A Girl and a River eBook ✓ and aPDF EPUB Â A girl free, river kindle, A Girl kindle, and a pdf, Girl and a book, A Girl and a River PDFEPUB'A Girl And A River' took me into a reverie of sorts the writing for me was strangely poignant and intense Characters like Kaveri and Setu seemed to be people with whom I can identify with the similarity with a Kannada household to which I belong as well has something to do with it I suppose It was therefore easy to get into the narrator's shoe The story is a decent read if you are looking for something about people of Mysore pre and post Indian Independence


  • Deepika

    A Girl and a River eBook ✓ and aPDF EPUB Â A girl free, river kindle, A Girl kindle, and a pdf, Girl and a book, A Girl and a River PDFEPUBI picked this book because the story is set in a small town in Karnataka While I struggled to keep track of the characters initially the story about Kaveri got me hooked to this brilliant narration of pre independent India I loved how the author has touched upon sensitive topics and taboos that prevailed then All we read in our school textbooks was mostly about the struggle of few fearless men to get India it's independence How often did we read about the daily struggles of a woman's fight for independence from her own family and society's prejudices during that period We will never know of the many Kaveris that have been washed away without being noticed of their sacrifices


  • Kalyani Kalyani

    A Girl and a River eBook ✓ and aPDF EPUB Â A girl free, river kindle, A Girl kindle, and a pdf, Girl and a book, A Girl and a River PDFEPUBLovelyA feeling of disuiet stayed with me long after I finished reading the book


  • Sundarraj Kaushik

    A Girl and a River eBook ✓ and aPDF EPUB Â A girl free, river kindle, A Girl kindle, and a pdf, Girl and a book, A Girl and a River PDFEPUBThe good read The book is about an estranged girl trying to find her roots Her parents have been almost silent through out her childhood She had spent most of her time in a boarding school Sh


  • Harini Gopalswami Srinivasan

    A Girl and a River eBook ✓ and aPDF EPUB Â A girl free, river kindle, A Girl kindle, and a pdf, Girl and a book, A Girl and a River PDFEPUBI loved this book for the writing the language the humour the characterization and the craftsmanship The history of India is skillfully woven into the lives of the protagonists The author skillfully juggles two time periods the 1930s and the 1980s What happens in between and why the fortunes of the protagonists are so changed is a mystery


  • Kate

    A Girl and a River eBook ✓ and aPDF EPUB Â A girl free, river kindle, A Girl kindle, and a pdf, Girl and a book, A Girl and a River PDFEPUBI couldn't really recommend this book It's not that it was bad in fact I think the plot was pretty interesting and I like novels which try to weave larger historical happenings into the characters' lives among other good points about the book But in the end I didn't feel like I got to know the main characters very well and the twist in the novel which happened towards the very end of the book wasn't predictable at least for me but I didn't feel like she made good use of it And her writing style is OK but not great I'm left feeling lukewarm


  • Sanjay

    A Girl and a River eBook ✓ and aPDF EPUB Â A girl free, river kindle, A Girl kindle, and a pdf, Girl and a book, A Girl and a River PDFEPUBIn prose efficient than evocative Usha KR tells of a time when pre Independence nationalist frenzy was at its peak in India and of the toll it extracts on the life of the protagonist in a small town in Karnataka Would have been better had the frame story which is set in the present had been reduced for all the emotional charge of the book lies in the narration of events of the past


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