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Handsome anesthesiologist Neel is sure he can resist his family’s pleas that he marry a “good” Indian If You’re Happy and You Know it…/Si Te Sientes Bien Contento… free ebook girl. With a girlfriend and a career back in San Francisco, the last thing Neel needs is an arranged marriage. But that’s precisely what he gets. His bride, Leila, a thirty-year-old teacher, comes with her own complications. They struggle to reconcile their own desires with others’ expectations in this story of two people, two countries, and two ways of life that may be more compatible than they seem.
The internationally-renowned author of The Assault delivers a rich mosaic of 20th-century trauma in which many themes–loyalty, friendship, family, art, fate, good and evil–suffuse a suspenseful and resplendent narrative.
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