By Shobha Rao
Longlisted for the 2018 middle for Fiction First Novel Prize
“Incandescent...A searing portrait of what feminism appears like in a lot of the world.” —Vogue
“A deal with for Ferrante lovers, exploring the bonds of friendship and the way girl ambition beats opposed to the strictures of poverty and patriarchal societies.” —The Huffington Post
An electrifying debut novel in regards to the striking bond among ladies pushed aside via situation yet relentless of their look for one another.
Poornima and Savitha have 3 moves opposed to them: they're terrible, they're bold, and they're ladies. After her mother’s demise, Poornima has little or no kindness in her existence. She is left to take care of her siblings till her father can locate her an appropriate fit. So whilst Savitha enters their family, Poornima is intrigued via the cheerful, independent-minded lady. abruptly their Indian village does not suppose rather so claustrophobic, and Poornima starts off to visualize a existence past prepared marriage. but if a devastating act of cruelty drives Savitha away, Poornima leaves at the back of every thing she has ever identified to discover her good friend.
Her trip takes her into the darkest corners of India's underworld, on a harrowing cross-continental trip, and finally to an condo advanced in Seattle. Alternating among the women’ views as they face ruthless hindrances, Girls Burn Brighter introduces heroines who by no means lose the desire that burns within.
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