A heart rending tale

  • Book: A Handful of Rice
  • Location: India
  • Author: Kamala Markandaya



I have just rediscovered this brilliant writer. This is the story of Ravi and his desperate attempts to raise himself out of poverty and despair in India. The heat, anger and desperation – and some positive times – all rise from the pages and make for a “real” read, as it builds pathos.

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