East of the Sun
This novel, shortlisted for the Romantic Novel of the Year Award in 2009, has 1920s India as its setting.Three British women head off for India as part of what was disparagingly termed "The Fishing Fleet" i.e. women from the UK setting out to catch husbands amonsgt the Brits based in India at the time. In this story, which mainly centres around three British women and their sixteen year old male charge, one of the women is already engaged to be married and the other two are out to fish. The subsequent interaction of their characters and their adventures earned the book good reviews. 590 pages followed by reading group notes.
Weight: 0.6kg. Post free within Malaysia
Published by: Orion, 2008. ISBN: 9781409102519
Condition: Very Good Paperback.The book looks new apart from a remaider mark on the bottom text block