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Bye-Bye Blackbird

£7.95

Anita Desai

Paperback 9788122200294

 

Set against England’s green and grisly landscape, enigmatic and attractive to some, depressing and nauseating to others, Bye-Bye Blackbird explores the lives of the outsiders seeking to forge a new identity in an alien society.

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Reviews:

 

“Characters glow with life, the scenes are delicately painted and the nuances of changing mood skilfully transmitted.” – Hindu

 

“More than a novel, it is a psychological study of the love-hate relationship the immigrants have towards their country of adoption.” – Indian Express

 

“Readers will find Desai’s eye for delicacy and detail and her skills at characterization rewarding.” – The Telegraph, Kolkata

Additional Information
By

Anita Desai

Published by

Orient Paperbacks

ISBN

9788122200294

Format

Paperback

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