The Blind Lady’s Descendants
Fiction

The Blind Lady’s Descendants

Overview

WINNER OF THE SAHITYA AKADEMI AWARD 2018
WINNER OF THE RAYMOND CROSSWORD BOOK AWARD FOR BEST FICTION 2014

Born to silently warring parents, Amar Hamsa grows up in a crumbling house called the Bungalow, anticipating tragedies and ignominies. True to his dark premonitions, bad luck soon starts cascading into his life. At twenty-six, he decides to narrate his story to an imaginary audience, and skeletons tumble out of every cupboard in the Bungalow.

The Blind Lady's Descendants is an utterly compelling and haunting family saga, brimming with intense heartache and wry humour, confirming Anees Salim's reputation as one of our most outstanding storytellers.


The Blind Lady's Descendants is an utterly compelling and haunting family saga, brimming with intense heartache and wry humour, that confirms Anees Salim as one of our most gifted storytellers.

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304 Pages | ISBN13 9780143425717
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