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[PDF / Epub] ❤ A Girl and a River ✅ Usha K.R. – 11th-century.co It is the 1930s and the fire of the freedom movement from distant Bengal and Delhi is warming the languid bones of the small town of Mysore where Kaveri and Setu grow up Theirs is a liberal prosperousIt is the 1930s and the fire of the freedom movement from distant Bengal and Delhi is warming t.

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  1. Smitha Murthy Smitha Murthy says:

    PDF/EPUB Usha K.R. Ú A Girl and a River PDF/EPUB Ë A Girl PDF \ and a Ú girl pdf, river book, A Girl ebok, and a mobile, Girl and a pdf, A Girl and a River PDF/EPUBConfession 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 And this book was one of those uiet and understated Usha KR draws the book with such magic that I left with a feeling of disuiet Why the disuiet? Because we just destroy each other in our relationships don’t we? The said and unsaid The tug and pull The ricochets and echoes The ebb and flow The mess and chaos All we are left with in the end? Broken shards A river that flows And you flow away with it Ok Morose But I love this book And now I need someone to explain the ending because I am confused


  2. Swati Swati says:

    PDF/EPUB Usha K.R. Ú A Girl and a River PDF/EPUB Ë A Girl PDF \ and a Ú girl pdf, river book, A Girl ebok, and a mobile, Girl and a pdf, A Girl and a River PDF/EPUBThis 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 stru


  3. Sandhya Sandhya says:

    PDF/EPUB Usha K.R. Ú A Girl and a River PDF/EPUB Ë A Girl PDF \ and a Ú girl pdf, river book, A Girl ebok, and a mobile, Girl and a pdf, A Girl and a River PDF/EPUBIt'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 demonstrates it is a straightforward story that of Setu and Kaveri's life a brother and sister duo brought up in pre independence Mysore and the unexpected turns their lives take Nothing prepares you for the complex ironic web of human relationships emotions and the play of fate influenced by circumstance as much as by character that the author so elegantly unr


  4. Raksha Bhat Raksha Bhat says:

    PDF/EPUB Usha K.R. Ú A Girl and a River PDF/EPUB Ë A Girl PDF \ and a Ú girl pdf, river book, A Girl ebok, and a mobile, Girl and a pdf, A Girl and a River PDF/EPUB'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


  5. Deepika Deepika says:

    PDF/EPUB Usha K.R. Ú A Girl and a River PDF/EPUB Ë A Girl PDF \ and a Ú girl pdf, river book, A Girl ebok, and a mobile, Girl and a pdf, A Girl and a River PDF/EPUBI 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


  6. Kalyani Kalyani Kalyani Kalyani says:

    PDF/EPUB Usha K.R. Ú A Girl and a River PDF/EPUB Ë A Girl PDF \ and a Ú girl pdf, river book, A Girl ebok, and a mobile, Girl and a pdf, A Girl and a River PDF/EPUBLovelyA feeling of disuiet stayed with me long after I finished reading the book


  7. Sundarraj Kaushik Sundarraj Kaushik says:

    PDF/EPUB Usha K.R. Ú A Girl and a River PDF/EPUB Ë A Girl PDF \ and a Ú girl pdf, river book, A Girl ebok, and a mobile, Girl and a pdf, A Girl and a River PDF/EPUBThe 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 She has seen incidents which aroused her curiosity The parents trying to hide things from her further increased her curiosityThrough some of her distant relatives and through a couple of visits to her mother's place she pieces together her storyThe book swings between pre independence era where a girl called Kaveri and her brother Setu are living an idyllic life with their father and their mother The initial section of the book is a description of this life of theirs and their relativesThe girl is married off to an importan


  8. Harini Gopalswami Srinivasan Harini Gopalswami Srinivasan says:

    PDF/EPUB Usha K.R. Ú A Girl and a River PDF/EPUB Ë A Girl PDF \ and a Ú girl pdf, river book, A Girl ebok, and a mobile, Girl and a pdf, A Girl and a River PDF/EPUBI 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 that is unravelled slowly through the book The childish antics and concerns of Kaveri her brother Setu and their friends especially Chapdi Kal are engrossing and delightful Their dreams and awakening awareness as they gr


  9. Kate Kate says:

    PDF/EPUB Usha K.R. Ú A Girl and a River PDF/EPUB Ë A Girl PDF \ and a Ú girl pdf, river book, A Girl ebok, and a mobile, Girl and a pdf, A Girl and a River PDF/EPUBI 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 f


  10. Sanjay Sanjay says:

    PDF/EPUB Usha K.R. Ú A Girl and a River PDF/EPUB Ë A Girl PDF \ and a Ú girl pdf, river book, A Girl ebok, and a mobile, Girl and a pdf, A Girl and a River PDF/EPUBIn 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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