X
Follow us on
Text Size  A-- A--A


Book Title: Escape
Desc:

Manjula Padmanabhan's new novel Escape is set in a land where women have been eliminated and cloned generals maintain a smooth-functioning dictatorship. A young girl named Meiji, secretly brought up on an estate, makes a perilous journey to a distant city with her uncle, Youngest. Along the way, she must understand her own uniqueness and deal with ideas that she was never brought up to imagine. Meanwhile, Youngest's own internal conflict — his moral sense of responsibility to Meiji clashing with the fact that his body is aroused by her proximity — makes the book more than a pat morality tale.

Author Name: Manjula Padmanabhan
Reference Number:372
ISBN: 978-0330464796
Number of Pages: 419
Book rating: No Rating
Author rating: No Rating

Member reviews:

No Review

Author in Focus

 Om Swami is an India monk who lives in a remote place in the Himalayan foothills. He holds an MBA degree from University of Technology, Sydney a Read More...

Book of the Week

THE LAST GAMBIT

by: OM SWAMI

'Success by design is infinitely better than a win by chance.' Vasu Bhatt is fourteen years old when a mysterious old man spots him at a chess tournament and offers to coach him, on two simple but strange conditions: he would not accompany his student to tournaments, and there was to be no digging into his past. Initially resentful, Vasu begins to gradually understand his master's mettle. Over eig Read More...
 
Leading Online Library in Chennai © bookandborrow.com. All Rights Reserved.