Summary : For close to a century leading up to its independence in 1947, India operated under a system of British governance known as the Raj, taken from a Sanskrit word meaning “kingdom” or “rule.” Then, more or less until the introduction of economic liberalization in 1991, the country stagnated
Summary : Nine people gather at a remote health resort. Some are here to lose weight, some are here to get a reboot on life, some are here for reasons they can’t even admit to themselves. Amidst all of the luxury and pampering, the mindfulness and meditation, they know these
Summary : In the opening chapter of Shobha Rao’s debut novel, there is a tale about an old, childless woman who has cultivated a grove of trees in her Indian village “as a way to care for something, as a way to nurture something fragile and lovely”. When a journalist
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Summary : This detailed literature summary also contains Quotes and a Free Quiz on The Woman in the Window: A Novel by A. J. Finn. The following version of the novel was used to create this study guide: Finn, A.J. The Woman in the Window. William Morrow. January 2, 2018.