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Bombay Wali & Other Stories
Guernica Editions, Spring 2013
218 pages
Trade Paperback
ISBN13: 9781550716726
ISBN10: 1550716727
English
$9.00 Canada, $9.00 US

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Twelve stories that provide startling glimpses of contemporary life in Bombay, and elsewhere. A wealthy business woman compelled by the desire to hurt her best friend; an old woman in a Tokyo apartment seeking the touch of a baby's hand; a woman reflecting on violence as a riot rages outside her home. Tales about friendship and repulsion, family ties and freedom; violence, public and private; ambition and uncertainty, alienation and acceptance, growing up and growing old.
Oh my heart, it is difficult to live here; step aside, be careful, this is Bombay, my beloved.

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