Erotic Stories for Punjabi Widows

Editora: HarperCollins Data de lançamento: 2017-06-13

Descrição

Reese Witherspoons Book Club Pick A lively, sexy, and thought-provoking East-meets-West story about community, friendship, and womens lives at all agesa spicy and alluring mix of Together Tea and Calendar Girls.Every woman has a secret life . . .Nikki lives in cosmopolitan West London, where she tends bar at the local pub. The daughter of Indian immigrants, shes spent most of her twenty-odd years distancing herself from the traditional Sikh community of her childhood, preferring a more independent (that is, Western) life. When her fathers death leaves the family financially strapped, Nikki, a law school dropout, impulsively takes a job teaching a "e;creative writing"e; course at the community center in the beating heart of Londons close-knit Punjabi community.Because of a miscommunication, the proper Sikh widows who show up are expecting to learn basic English literacy, not the art of short-story writing. When one of the widows finds a book of sexy stories in English and shares it with the class, Nikki realizes that beneath their white dupattas, her students have a wealth of fantasies and memories. Eager to liberate these modest women, she teaches them how to express their untold stories, unleashing creativity of the most unexpectedand excitingkind.As more women are drawn to the class, Nikki warns her students to keep their work secret from the Brotherhood, a group of highly conservative young men who have appointed themselves the communitys "e;moral police."e; But when the widows gossip offers shocking insights into the death of a young wifea modern woman like Nikkiand some of the class erotica is shared among friends, it sparks a scandal that threatens them all.

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Informação Adicional

Coleção: William Morrow

Typo: EPub

Páginas: 320

ISBN: 9780062645135

Informação Adicional

Coleção: William Morrow

Typo: EPub

Páginas: 320

ISBN: 9780062645135

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