The Marriage Market
A la "east meets west", The marriage market is one which many non resident Indians can easily identify with. The displaced feeling of identity, of belonging, of cultural disparity, of harmones, of dreams, of roots, of love, of calling, values & bondings & much more, this novel has everything an expat Indian goes through. A youthful story of a Desi protagonist as against her family & environment of upbringing, this novel brings to focus the plight of many such youths making choices. Indian, American, friends, family, love, values, relatinoships- good & bad, confusion, feng shui, jujitsu- good old bashing up & yes the proverbial Indian curry, its all in here. The story follows the protagonist Jeena & her life throught crisis apleanty. The great Indian family in all its "masala"- making you lick your fingers till the very end, this one is a no- nonsense-just relax read. Dont we all just love "and they all lived happily ever after....."