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The Kashmir Shawl free pdf On the eve of 1941, newlywed Nerys Watkins leaves rural Britain to accompany her husband on a missionary posting to the exotic city of Srinagar, India. But when he leaves to take on a complicated mission elsewhere, Nerys discovers a new world. Here, in the heart of Kashmir, the British dance, flirt, and gossip against the backdrop of war, and Neryssoon becomes caught up in a dangerous liaison. By the time she is reunited with her husband, she is a very different woman.
Years later, Nerys's granddaughter Mair Ellis clears out her dead father's house and finds an exquisite shawl. Wrapped in its folds is a lock of a child's curly hair. With nothing else to go on, Mair decides to trace her grandparents' roots back to Kashmir, embarking on a quest thatwill change her own life forever.
A sweeping multigenerational tale of marriage, isolation, and finding love in a magical place, "The Kashmir Shawl" is the inimitable Rosie Thomas at her very best.

About Rosie Thomas

Rosie Thomas is the author of numerous celebrated novelsincluding the bestsellers "Sun at Midnight," "Iris and Ruby," and "Constance." A keen traveler, she has climbed in the Alps and the Himalayas and traveled to Ladakh and Kashmir to research this novel.

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Author : Rosie Thomas
Publisher : Overlook Press
Data Published : 27 August 2013
ISBN : 1468308025
EAN : 9781468308020
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 480 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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