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An Indian-American anthropologist, with a family background of polygamy and himself a product of a pre-arranged marriage, sets out to perpetuate tradition and find the perfect bride for his U.S.-born lawyer son, and in so doing revives in himself bittersweet memories. Vivid description of abuse, greed, rape, and unbridled cruelty, amid counter-cultural tradition and philosophy penetrate the pages of this thought provoking, educational,and entertaining novel.
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Plot & Themes

Tone of book?    -   upbeat Time/era of story    -   1980's-1999 Life of a profession:    -   lawyer creature Ethnic/Regional/Religion    -   Other Asian Other aspects:    -   immigrant story Is this an adult or child's book?    -   Adult or Young Adult Book Job/Profession/Status story    -   Yes Ethnic/regional/gender life    -   Yes

Main Character

Profession/status:    -   a lawyer creature Age:    -   20's-30's Ethnicity/Nationality    -   Indian Indian


United States    -   Yes The US:    -   West Asia/Pacific    -   Yes Asian country:    -   India

Writing Style

Amount of dialog    -   mostly dialog

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