Subscribe for Newsletters and Discounts
Be the first to receive our thoughtfully written
religious articles and product discounts.
Your interests (Optional)
This will help us make recommendations and send discounts and sale information at times.
By registering, you may receive account related information, our email newsletters and product updates, no more than twice a month. Please read our Privacy Policy for details.
.
By subscribing, you will receive our email newsletters and product updates, no more than twice a month. All emails will be sent by Exotic India using the email address info@exoticindia.com.

Please read our Privacy Policy for details.
|6
Sign In  |  Sign up
Your Cart (0)
Best Deals
Share our website with your friends.
Email this page to a friend
Books > Language and Literature > Fiction > Where Shall We Go This Summer
Subscribe to our newsletter and discounts
Where Shall We Go This Summer
Where Shall We Go This Summer
Description

Back of the Book:

Where Shall We Go This Summer is an intense story of a sensitive young wife torn between the desire to abandon the boredom the hypocrisy of her middle class and ostensibly comfortable existence, and the realization that the bound that bind her to it cannot easily be broken.

REVIEW:

'Skilful dramatization …. The narrative is precariously perched between myth and social reality……. For the talent itself, as the novel evidences, is exceptional in its innate sensibility and awareness of the craft of fiction.'

Times of India.

'The author has a deep understanding of human emotions. The character come alive in the novelist's skilled hands.'

Indian Express.

About the Author:

ANITA DESAI (nee Mazumbar) was born in 1937 in Mussorie, India, to a German mother and an Indian father. She grew up in Delhi, speaking English, Hindi and Urdu, and published her first story at the age of nine.

Desai made her debut as a novelist in 1963 with Cry, The Peacock and followed it up with Voices In The City (both in Orient Paperbacks). Honored with numerous awards, Fasting, Feasting is the third of her works to be short listed for Booker Prize. She writes in English saying, 'I first learnt English when I went to school. It was the first language I learned to read and write, so it became my literary language.'

Most of her novels are set in India and completely immersed in Indian life. Prof Alan Lightman of Writing & Humanistic Studies, MIT, comments, 'her novels are distinguished by her focus on the inner life of her character and her concern with people previously marginalized in Indian fiction, primarily women, children and the elderly.'

Where Shall We Go This Summer

Item Code:
IDG594
Cover:
Paperback
Edition:
2005
Publisher:
ISBN:
8122200885
Language:
English
Size:
7.8" X 5.0"
Pages:
142
Price:
$11.50   Shipping Free
Add to Wishlist
Send as e-card
Send as free online greeting card
Where Shall We Go This Summer

Verify the characters on the left

From:
Edit     
You will be informed as and when your card is viewed. Please note that your card will be active in the system for 30 days.

Viewed 5691 times since 2nd Oct, 2008

Back of the Book:

Where Shall We Go This Summer is an intense story of a sensitive young wife torn between the desire to abandon the boredom the hypocrisy of her middle class and ostensibly comfortable existence, and the realization that the bound that bind her to it cannot easily be broken.

REVIEW:

'Skilful dramatization …. The narrative is precariously perched between myth and social reality……. For the talent itself, as the novel evidences, is exceptional in its innate sensibility and awareness of the craft of fiction.'

Times of India.

'The author has a deep understanding of human emotions. The character come alive in the novelist's skilled hands.'

Indian Express.

About the Author:

ANITA DESAI (nee Mazumbar) was born in 1937 in Mussorie, India, to a German mother and an Indian father. She grew up in Delhi, speaking English, Hindi and Urdu, and published her first story at the age of nine.

Desai made her debut as a novelist in 1963 with Cry, The Peacock and followed it up with Voices In The City (both in Orient Paperbacks). Honored with numerous awards, Fasting, Feasting is the third of her works to be short listed for Booker Prize. She writes in English saying, 'I first learnt English when I went to school. It was the first language I learned to read and write, so it became my literary language.'

Most of her novels are set in India and completely immersed in Indian life. Prof Alan Lightman of Writing & Humanistic Studies, MIT, comments, 'her novels are distinguished by her focus on the inner life of her character and her concern with people previously marginalized in Indian fiction, primarily women, children and the elderly.'

Post a Comment
 
Post Review
Post a Query
For privacy concerns, please view our Privacy Policy
Based on your browsing history
Loading... Please wait

Items Related to Where Shall We Go This Summer (Language and Literature | Books)

Meditation and Spiritual Life
by Swami Yatiswarananda
Hardcover (Edition: 2013)
Advaita Ashrama
Item Code: IDK749
$30.00
Add to Cart
Buy Now
Lila (Set of 6 Volumes)
by Vanamali
Hardcover (Edition: 2006,08,10,16,2017)
Aryan Books International
Item Code: NAK404
$175.00
Add to Cart
Buy Now
Rabindranath Tagore Words Of The Master (Set of 12 Books)
by Rabindranath Tagore
Paperback (Edition: 2012)
Niyogi Books
Item Code: NAG339
$86.00
Add to Cart
Buy Now
Ripples and Waves Novels of Anita Desai
by Prabhat Kumar Pandeya
Hardcover (Edition: 2007)
Banaras Hindu University
Item Code: NAJ546
$20.00
Add to Cart
Buy Now
Mussoorie Medley – Tales of Yesteryear
by Ganesh Saili
Paperback (Edition: 2010)
Niyogi Books
Item Code: NAC544
$35.00
Add to Cart
Buy Now
The Complete Works of Sister Nivedita (Set of 5 Volumes)
Hardcover (Edition: 2012)
Advaita Ashrama
Item Code: NAE965
$90.00
Add to Cart
Buy Now
Memories: Anecdotes of a Modern Day Saint (Set of 3 Volumes)
Paperback (Edition: 2015)
The Bhaktivedanta Book Trust
Item Code: NAN067
$85.00
Add to Cart
Buy Now
The Old Playhouse and Other Poems
by Kamala Das
Hardcover (Edition: 2011)
Orient Blackswan Pvt. Ltd
Item Code: NAI004
$25.00
Add to Cart
Buy Now
The Resignation (Tyaga-Patra) and The Sun?s Seventh Horse (Suraj Ka Satvan Ghora)
by Ajneya
Hardcover (Edition: 2011)
Rupa Publication Pvt. Ltd.
Item Code: NAD570
$25.00
Add to Cart
Buy Now
Testimonials
Exotic India has the best selection of Hindu/Buddhist Gods and Goddesses in sculptures and books of anywhere I know.
Michael, USA
Namaste, I received my package today. My compliments for your prompt delivery. The skirts I ordered are absolutely beautiful! Excellent tailoring and the fit is great. I will be ordering from you again. Best Regards.
Eileen
I’ve received the package 2 days ago. The painting is as beautiful as I whished! I’m very interesting in history, art and culture of India and I’m studing his civilization; so I’ve visited Rajasthan, Gujarat, Tamil Nadu and Kerala in theese years. I’m a draftwoman , so I like collect works of extraordinary arts and crafts of villages, that must be protected and helped. In a short time I’ll buy some others folk painting, as Madhubani , Kalamkari and – if it’s possible – Phad. In the meanwhile, I’m very happy to have in my home a work of your great artist. Namaste, Namaskara.
Laura, Italy.
I must compliment you on timely delivery for this order. I was very impressed. Consequently, I have just placed another large order of beads and look forward to receiving these on time as well.
Charis, India
Bonjour, je viens de recevoir ma statue tête de Bouddha en cuivre. elle est magnifique et correspond exactement à la photo. Emballage très épais et protecteur, arrivé intact. Délai de livraison de 8 jours, parfait. Votre service commercial est très réactif et courtois. Je suis donc très satisfait et je tiens à le dire. Merci.
Yves, France
I was thrilled with the Tribal Treasure Box. Your customer service is outstanding. Shopping with you is like being back in India.
Yvonne, USA
I feel so blessed. Thank you for your wonderful service.
Vimala, USA
I appreciate your wonderful service to the yoga community. The Kali Dance of Victory statue and Lord Ganesha Granting Abhaya statue together will go toward a fundraiser for Yoga Life Society's Peace Sanctuary known as Sanctuary of Universal Light.
Vicki, USA
Thankyou Vipin. We LOVE Exotic India!!!! Jay Jay Sita Ram!!! Warm wishes, Jai राम राम राम राम राम राम राम राम राम राम
Jai, USa
Fast and reliable service.
Dharma Rao, Canada
TRUSTe
Language:
Currency:
All rights reserved. Copyright 2018 © Exotic India