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Secrets Between Us


Disponibilitate: LIVRARE IN 3-5 SAPTAMANI (produsul este livrat din Marea Britanie)

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Bhima, the unforgettable main character of Thrity Umrigar’s beloved national bestseller The Space Between Us, returns in this triumphant sequel—a poignant and compelling novel in which the former servant struggles against the circumstances of class and misfortune to forge a new path for herself and her granddaughter in modern India.

"It isn’t the words we speak that make us who we are. Or even the deeds we do. It is the secrets buried in our hearts."

Poor and illiterate, Bhima had faithfully worked for the Dubash family, an upper-middle-class Parsi household, for more than twenty years. Yet after courageously speaking the truth about a heinous crime perpetrated against her own family, the devoted servant was cruelly fired. The sting of that dismissal was made more painful coming from Sera Dubash, the temperamental employer who had long been Bhima’s only confidante. A woman who has endured despair and loss with stoicism, Bhima must now find some other way to support herself and her granddaughter, Maya.

Bhima’s fortunes take an unexpected turn when her path intersects with Parvati, a bitter, taciturn older woman. The two acquaintances soon form a tentative business partnership, selling fruits and vegetables at the local market. As they work together, these two women seemingly bound by fate grow closer, each confessing the truth about their lives and the wounds that haunt them. Discovering her first true friend, Bhima pieces together a new life, and together, the two women learn to stand on their own.

A dazzling story of gender, strength, friendship, and second chances, The Secrets Between Us is a powerful and perceptive novel that brilliantly evokes the complexities of life in modern India and the harsh realities faced by women born without privilege as they struggle to survive.

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Autor Umrigar, Thrity
Editura HarperCollins Publishers Inc
Dimensiuni 203 x 135 x 24
Data Publicarii 01/07/2019
Format Necartonata
Numar pagini 400
Descriere RO Bhima, personajul principal de neuitat al iubitului bestseller national al lui Thrity Umrigar, The Space Between Us, revine in aceasta continuare triumfala - un roman puternic si convingator in care fostul slujitor se lupta impotriva circumstantelor clasei si a nenorocirii pentru a-si forta o noua cale pentru ea si pentru ea nepoata in India moderna. "Nu cuvintele pe care le rostim ne fac sa fim cine suntem.
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Bhima, personajul principal de neuitat al iubitului bestseller national al lui Thrity Umrigar, The Space Between Us, revine in aceasta continuare triumfala - un roman puternic si convingator in care fostul slujitor se lupta impotriva circumstantelor clasei si a nenorocirii pentru a-si forta o noua cale pentru ea si pentru ea nepoata in India moderna. "Nu cuvintele pe care le rostim ne fac sa fim cine suntem.
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