Freedom Song

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    Khuku, a housewife, is irritated with the Muslims because their call to prayer wakes her up early every morning; her husband, a retired businessman, has been hired to cure a 'sick' sweet factory that doesn't particularly want to be cured. Across town, Khuku's brother worries about his son's affiliations with the Communist Party, but only because they may affect his ever-so-gradually coalescing marriage prospects. Freedom Song is vintage Amit Chaudhuri, playing with big ideas while evoking the smallest aspects of everyday life with acute tenderness and extraordinary beauty.

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    Number of Pages: 240
    Format(s): Paperback - ISBN: 9781780746296
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    Listed in: Modern & contemporary fiction
    Publisher: Oneworld Publications

    Books by Amit Chaudhuri

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