A romance set in India, this is the story of Anasuyabehn, who must choose between the wealthy money-lender selected to be her husband and her true love, a university professor who is not of her caste or religion and who shocks the community with his modern ideas.
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A HEARTWARMING STORY OF INDIA, NEWLY FREE – A MOMENT WHEN THE OLD AND THE NEW CLASHED
Lovely Anasuyabehn had been brought up to obey her loving father in all things. But as soon as she set her eyes on Tilak, the brilliant new professor at Shahpur University, she knew she could not marry Mahadev, the wealthy moneylender selected to be her husband. The trouble was that Tilak was not of her caste or religion, and shocked her community with his modern ideas.
Torn between passionate love and a deep religious belief, Anasuyabehn longed to follow her heart . . what she did not know was how much both men wanted her . . .
Best-selling author of 'Twopence to cross the Mersey' and ' Yes, Mama'About the Author:
Helen Forrester was born in Hoylake, Cheshire, the eldest of seven children. For many years, until she married, her home was Liverpool, a city that features prominently in her work. For many decades, she made her home with her husband and son in Alberta, Canada. Helen died in 2011 aged 92.
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Book Description HarperCollins Publishers Ltd, 1987. Book Condition: Good. New Ed. N/A. Former Library book. Shows some signs of wear, and may have some markings on the inside. Bookseller Inventory # GRP9653606
Book Description Harper Collins, London., 1987. Hard Cover. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. First Edition Thus. With 255 pages , a first edition of this novel dealing with Indian Life, most readable. virtually mint condition with mint dust jacket Size: 8 x 5.5 Inches 20 x 14 Cms. Hard Cover. Bookseller Inventory # AMZ/74
Book Description Collins, 1987. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Fine. First Edition. 255pp, the edges browning a little with age, priceclipped dustjacket is otherwise Fine. Gift inscription signed by the author on flyleaf, otherwise very clean. Set in India. Signed by Author(s). Bookseller Inventory # 8748
Book Description HarperCollins Publishers Ltd. Hardcover. Book Condition: Good. 0002231891 UK BASED SELLER SHIPS DAILY ,Ex-library copy, FEP torn out, no text affected. Bookseller Inventory # J0057168
Book Description Collins, London, 1987. Hard Cover. Book Condition: Near Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine - Price Clipped. Story of a girl caught between old traditions and modern ideas in India. Bookseller Inventory # 19089