Nectar in a Sieve

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Signet Classic, 1954 - Fiction - 190 pages
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Featuring a new introduction, this critically acclaimed novel tells the story of India and its people through the eyes of one woman and her experiences in one peasant family in a primitive Indian village. Reissue.

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User Review  - fuzzy_patters - LibraryThing

Nectar in a Sieve takes place during the period of English colonization of India and is about a woman, Rukmani, and her attempt to make a life on the land with her family while India changes around ... Read full review

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User Review  - kit_kat227 - LibraryThing

This book is about Rukmani and her life as a child bride and the hard ships she faced. Once you get passed the awkward writing style this book is one of a kind keeping you enticed the whole time The only thing about it I disliked is the synopsis on the back as it contains a lot of spoilers. Read full review

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