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    • The Widows of Malabar Hill

    • By: Sujata Massey
    • Narrated by: Soneela Nankani
    • Length: 14 hrs and 34 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 141
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 129
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 128

    Bombay, 1921: Perveen Mistry, the daughter of a respected Zoroastrian family, has just joined her father's law firm, becoming one of the first female lawyers in India. Armed with a law degree from Oxford, Perveen also has a tragic personal history that makes her especially devoted to championing and protecting women's legal rights. Mistry Law has been appointed to execute the will of Mr. Omar Farid, a wealthy Muslim mill owner who has left three widows behind. But as Perveen is going through the paperwork, she notices something strange.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • What a glimpse of Pre-Independence Indian life

    • By Jeremiah Huson on 02-10-18

    Regular price: $31.49

    • The Sleeping Dictionary

    • By: Sujata Massey
    • Narrated by: Sneha Mathan
    • Length: 16 hrs and 15 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 84
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 77
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 78

    The term "sleeping dictionary" was coined for young Indian women who slept with British men and educated them in the ways of India. Set between 1925 and the end of World War II, The Sleeping Dictionary is the story of Kamala, born to a peasant family in West Bengal, who makes her way to Calcutta of the 1930s. Haunted by a forbidden love, she is caught between the raging independence movement and the British colonial society she finds herself inhabiting.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • It is a romance but...

    • By K Cornwinkle on 09-26-13

    Regular price: $34.99

    • The Typhoon Lover

    • Rei Shimura Mysteries, Book 8
    • By: Sujata Massey
    • Narrated by: Zehra Fazal
    • Length: 10 hrs and 11 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 11
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 11
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 11

    A young woman with a foothold in two cultures, Rei Shimura has gone wherever fortune and her unruly passions have led her throughout her chaotic 20s. Now, after the streamers for her 30th birthday celebration have been taken down, the Japanese-American antiques dealer and part-time sleuth finds herself with an assignment to find and authenticate an ancient Middle Eastern pitcher that disappeared from Iraq's national museum.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Rei at her finest

    • By Catherine P on 03-10-13

    Regular price: $24.95