Friday, January 24, 2014

The Runaway Daughter Book Spotlight


Book Description:
 
Kamada lives in a world of magic. A world of gremlins, fairies, and talking objects that shield her from a society where strange men act like they own the women walking down the street, and where her mother gives up her body in exchange for a life of luxury. The dirty streets of Bombay do not feel like home to Kamada. She knows she does not belong, and her mother’s house feels like a prison. To escape, Kamada wants to leave India and go study in America.
 
Only her magical friends and a neighboring family know that her wish is getting closer to becoming a reality every day. Follow Kamada as she bucks tradition in her quest to pass the GRE and follow her dreams. Will she be able to leave the land of curries and rickshaws?
 
About the Author:
 
Juliet Philip grew up doodling and scribbling whatever thoughts came to her mind. Growing up in coastal Bombay, India, Juliet moved to America after graduation. She now lives with her husband and their beige-colored stuffed dog in Herndon, Virginia. The Runaway Daughter is Juliet’s first novel.

Mary Bearden personally reviewed these products. I did not receive any monetary compensation for my review, just a sample product. All opinions are mine and belong to me solely. My thoughts and opinions may differ from yours. 

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