ISBN 9781416967774,Thanksgiving Thief

Thanksgiving Thief


Carolyn Keene


Simon & Schuster



Simon & Schuster

Publication Year 2008

ISBN 9781416967774

ISBN-10 141696777X


Number of Pages 80 Pages
Language (English)

Action and Adventure

Prema, A Young Woman Adrift In War-Torn Nepal, With Little To Bind Her To Her Family, Village And Country, Wins A Green Card In A Us Government Lottery And Emigrates To Los Angeles. In This Unfamiliar Metropolis She Struggles To Invent A Life She Can Call Her Own, Even As Love And Sexual Awakening Transform Her. And In The End, A Chance Discovery Of The Endangered El Segundo Blue Butterfly Brings Her To A Fragile Sense Of Belonging. About The Author Manjushree Thapa Is One Of South Asias Best-Known Writers. She Has Written One Other Novel The Tutor Of History Tilled Earth: A Collection Of Short Stories, And Four Books Of Non-Fiction: The Lives We Have Lost: Essays And Opinions On Nepal, Forget Kathmandu: An Elegy For Democracy (Shortlisted For The Lettre Ulysses Award), A Boy From Siklis: The Life And Times Of Chandra Gurung And Mustang Bhot In Fragments. She Has Also Compiled And Translated The Country Is Yours, A Collection Of Stories And Poems By Forty-Nine Nepali Writers. Manjushree Thapa Divides Her Time Between Kathmandu And Toronto.