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BOOK REVIEW

The Color of our Sky by Amita Trasi
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: March 20, 2017

"A sad, soulful, and revelatory story about a deeply troubled nation in transition."
A haunting debut novel about two young women in Mumbai that brings the brutal realities of modern India into focus. Read full book review >

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AMITA TRASI
by Poornima Apte

Like most middle-class Indians, Amita Trasi grew up with the presence of a maid in the household. But it was her maid’s daughter, Shaku, who embedded herself in Trasi’s consciousness and who is the inspiration for Mukta, one of the primary characters in Trasi’s debut novel, The Color of Our Sky.

Trasi remembers that Shaku would quietly sit in ...


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