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  • Book: The Forgotten Daughter
  • Location: London, Udupi
  • Author: Renita D'Silva



Nisha discovers she is adopted, living in London the only information she has is a convent address in India.

Shilpa is a traditional Indian mum, who want her daughter Devi to follow cultural tradition. But Devi doesn’t want to toe the line.

A fabulous sense of India…

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