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Author Rao, Veena, author.

Title Purple lotus : a novel / Veena Rao.

Publication Info. Berkeley, CA : She Writes Press, 2020.


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 Southington Library - Adult  BG RAO    Check Shelf
 Southington Library - Adult  BG RAO c.5  Check Shelf
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Description 304 pages ; 22 cm
Summary Three years into her arranged marriage, Tara moves from India to Atlanta to live with her husband, Sanjay. As she begins to establish herself in the American south, Sanjay becomes violent. She has no support from her family so she must choose to be a silent, battered wife for the sake of appearances or to define and liberate herself.
Subject Women, East Indian -- United States -- Fiction.
Arranged marriage -- Fiction.
Spousal abuse -- Fiction.
Man-woman relationships -- Fiction.
Georgia -- Fiction.
Arranged marriage. (OCoLC)fst00815057
Man-woman relationships. (OCoLC)fst01007080
Spousal abuse. (OCoLC)fst01773125
Women, East Indian. (OCoLC)fst01178964
Georgia. (OCoLC)fst01204622
United States. (OCoLC)fst01204155
Genre/Form Fiction. (OCoLC)fst01423787
ISBN 1631527614 (paperback)
9781631527616 (paperback)
978631527623 (ebook)
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