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Amulya Malladi

Autor/a de The Mango Season

10 obres 1,337 Membres 59 Ressenyes 1 preferits

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Inclou aquests noms: Amulya Malladi, Amulya Malladi

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Obres de Amulya Malladi

The Mango Season (2003) 421 exemplars
Serving Crazy with Curry (2004) 253 exemplars
A Breath of Fresh Air (2002) 201 exemplars
The Sound of Language: A Novel (2007) 119 exemplars
Song of the Cuckoo Bird (2005) 115 exemplars
A Death in Denmark (2023) 44 exemplars
The Copenhagen Affair (2017) 36 exemplars

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I couldn't get past the first 2 pages. The main character was talking to herself about killing herself. This inner dialogue was light as though suicide is a light matter. Just couldn't read it.
 
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Violette62 | Hi ha 10 ressenyes més | Mar 5, 2022 |
wonderful story that shows both sides of using a surrogate mother. Alternating between the surrogate and the biological mother. Making it more interesting is that the surrogate is an Indian woman living in poverty and the biological mother lives in the US (but is of Indian heritage).
 
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Erica8 | Hi ha 11 ressenyes més | Dec 8, 2021 |
The moments in this book range from funny to heart-wrenching to tantalizing (in the foodie sense). The story of a messed up Indian-American family is believable even in it's "she couldn't have!" moments. And the glimpses of the recipes made my mouth water.
 
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Sarah220 | Hi ha 10 ressenyes més | Jan 23, 2021 |
I enjoyed reading about an immigrant in Europe, and especially Denmark, where I lived for a year as an exchange student years and years ago. Malladi gets a lot about the experience of being a foreigner--but, given the title, I expected there to be much more about language. There was a certain amount of Danish (which was fun for me), and some talk about what Danish sounded like to Raihana, the main character. But not much about how it feels to try and understand, the fatigue, and the unavoidable mistakes. Which was odd, since the book was about Raihana needing to learn Danish.… (més)
 
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giovannaz63 | Hi ha 9 ressenyes més | Jan 18, 2021 |

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Obres
10
Membres
1,337
Popularitat
#19,259
Valoració
½ 3.6
Ressenyes
59
ISBN
51
Llengües
5
Preferit
1

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