The Story Hour

After being introduced to Thrity Umrigar via her last novel, The World We Found, I couldn’t wait to get my hands on her latest book (neither could my mom, who promptly swiped my copy). The Story Hour hooks you from the beginning. Lakshmi, an uneducated immigrant woman from Indian who’s trapped in a loveless marriage,Continue reading “The Story Hour”

The World We Found

Attending college in 1970s Bombay, Armaiti, Laleh, Kavita, and Nishta had the whole world before them. They were smart, idealistic, inseparable activists who were determined to fight for social change. A couple of them had boyfriends that they would later go on to marry, but most importantly, they had each other. Thirty years later, timeContinue reading “The World We Found”