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The Sleeping Dictionary - a book by Massey, Sujata

The Sleeping Dictionary

The Sleeping Dictionary( )
Author: Massey, Sujata
Publication Date:Aug 2013
Publisher:Pocket Books
Book Format:Ebook
List Price:USD $16.00
Book Description:

From an award-winning novelist, a stunning portrait of late Raj India—a sweeping saga and a love story set against a background of huge political and cultural upheaval. YOU ASK FOR MY NAME, THE REAL ONE, AND I CANNOT TELL. IT IS NOT FOR LACK OF EFFORT. In 1930, a great ocean wave blots out a Bengali village, leaving only one survivor, a young girl. As a maidservant in a British boarding school, Pom is renamed Sarah and discovers her gift...
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Detailed Subjects: Fiction / General
Author Biography
Massey, Sujata (Author)
Sujata Massey was born in Sussex, England in 1964 and graduated from Johns Hopkins University in 1986.

She moved to Japan after marrying a Naval officer stationed there, taking a job as an English teacher.

Massey is the author of "The Salaryman's Wife," winner of the 1998 Agatha Award for Best First Novel, and "Zen Attitude," mysteries set in contemporary Japan.


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