The Red Carpet ePub (Adobe DRM) download by Lavanya Sankaran

The Red Carpet

Random House Publishing Group
Publication date: December 2007
ISBN: 9780307423368
Digital Book format: ePub (Adobe DRM)

Buy ePub

Our price:
$9.99
GET THIS EBOOK
FOR FREE!
Join our Facebook sweepstake, share and
get 10 likes. Winners
get notified in 24H!
Wry humor and a delicious grasp of the friction between generations in Bangalore are the hallmarks of Lavanya Sankaran’s fresh, deeply nuanced debut collection. “A potpourri of beggars and billionaires and determinedly laid-back ways,” Bangalore, India’s own Silicon Valley, is a crucible for prosperity, and at the chaotic crossroads between past and present. Here, American-trained professionals like Tara return to their old-fashioned families with heads full of Quentin Tarantino dialogue; a successful entrepreneur is shaken when his partner suddenly reneges on their plan to return to America; a traditional Indian mother slyly circumvents her Western-educated daughter’s resistance to marriage; a neighborhood gossip is determined to discover what goes on behind the closed curtains of the hip young couple across the street; a chauffeur must reconcile his more orthodox credos with his employer’s miniskirt lifestyle.

Witty, affectionate, and wonderfully wise, Lavanya Sankaran’s first collection attests to her remarkable literary talent.


From the Hardcover edition.
Please sign in to review this product.
Devices:
The Red Carpet ePub (Adobe DRM) can be read on any device that can open ePub (Adobe DRM) files.

File Size:
367 Kb
Language:
ENG
Copy From Text:
Disabled.
Printing:
Disabled.
Other books by Lavanya Sankaran
The Hope Factory: A Novel ePub (Adobe DRM) download by Lavanya Sankaran
The Hope Factory: A Novel
Lavanya Sankaran
The Dial Press, April 2013
ISBN: 9780385338196
Format: ePub
Our price: $13.99
Recently Viewed Products