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Joan's Pick New Releases
China Room

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China Room

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In 1920's Punjab a widowed matriarch (and awful prospective mother in law) selects three young women to marry her three sons, and moves them onto her farm where she prescribes their lives.

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In 1920's Punjab a widowed matriarch (and awful prospective mother in law) selects three young women to marry her three sons, and moves them onto her farm where she prescribes their lives. Heavily vei... led and only allowed to meet their husbands in the dark, the new brides don't know which of the men is the one they married but Mehar, the youngest, thinks she's figured it out.

Seventy years later, a damaged young man returns from the UK to his family's roots in Punjab, and takes up residence on the now derelict farm as he tries to fix himself, in the shadow of the life his great-grandmother had in the same place.

Beautifully written, this is a remarkable story. - Joan
  • Format: Paperback / softback
  • Publication Date: 17/05/2021
  • Publisher: Vintage Publishing
  • Country of Origin: United Kingdom
  • Pages: 256
  • Dimensions (mm): 215x135x20mm
  • Weight: 261g
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  • Format:Paperback
  • Publication Date: 17/05/2021
  • Author:Sunjeev Sahota

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