A Suitable Boy (Volume 1)



Vikram Seth s novel is, at its core, a love story the tale of Lata s and her mother, Mrs Rupa Mehra s attempts to find a suitable boy for Lata, through love or through exacting maternal appraisal Set in the early 1950s in an India newly independent and struggling through a time of crisis, A Suitable Boy takes us into the richly imagined world of four large extended families and spins a compulsively readable tale of their lives and loves A sweeping panoramic portrait of a complex, multiethnic society in flux, A Suitable Boy remains the story of ordinary people caught up in a web of love and ambition, humor and sadness, prejudice and reconciliation, the most delicate social etiquette and the most appalling violence. Free Download A Suitable Boy (Volume 1) [ by ] Vikram Seth [ Kindle ePUB or eBook ] – tiffanydaniels.co.ukA Suitable Boy (Volume 1)

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  • Paperback
  • 678 pages
  • A Suitable Boy (Volume 1)
  • Vikram Seth
  • English
  • 26 July 2017
  • 1857993578

10 thoughts on “A Suitable Boy (Volume 1)

  1. says:

    There is something about train rides Maybe it s because I HATE flying, maybe it s the beautiful places outside the window, who knows There is something about riding trains During my last train ride, I was seated next to a woman who loved to read, so course we began to trade you should read this lists And there is nothing better than that.This was one of the books she recommended I saw it at a used bookstore in the three volume edition which was cheaper than the one volume edition , and con There is something about train rides Maybe it s because I HATE flying, maybe it s the beautiful places outside the window, who knows There is something about riding trains During my last train ride, I was seated next to a woman who loved to read, so course we began to trade you should read this lists And there is nothing better than that.This was one of the books she recommended I saw it at a used bookstore in the three volume edition which was cheaper than the one volume edition , and considering the length of the books, it might be better this way you can t overdose.Rita was right This is a good book A ...

  2. says:

    Pri u po inje sa jednim vjen anjem To je velik dan za obitelj Mehra, gospo a Rupa Mehra zadovoljna je svojim izborom supruga za k er Savitu, osim nje ima i sina Aruna, koji je o enjen sa snahom Minak i, iz obitelji tamo njeg uglednog suca ater ija, ivi u Kalkuti, a s njima ivi i neo enjeni sin Varun, dok je najmla a k er Lata jo uvijek s majkom Nakon to je udala Savitu, gospo a Rupa Mehra ozbiljno planira izabrati prikladnog momka i za svoju mla u k er, Latu Me utim, Lata ima i vlastite Pri u po inje sa jednim vjen anjem To je velik dan za obitelj Mehra, gospo a Rupa Mehra zadovoljna je svojim izborom supruga za k er Savitu, osim nje ima i sina Aruna, koji je o enjen sa snahom Minak i, iz obitelji tamo njeg uglednog suca ater ija, ivi u Kalkuti, a s njima ivi i neo enjeni sin Varun, dok je najmla a k er Lata jo uvijek s majkom Nakon to je udala Savitu, gospo a Rupa Mehra ozbiljno plan...

  3. says:

    I gave up on this book, but in fairness I ve given it a 4 I m not a time and place novel fan and I found the characters and time and place annoying and I don t really have the time and headspace to concentrate on a novel this involved or long I borrowed the three in one version from the library

  4. says:

    Liked it but WAY too much political stuff it just went on and on in places, so I ended up just skipping all the political stuff Didn t seem important in regard to the story.

  5. says:

    I enjoyed this book, despite having been warned off it by the proprietor of the used bookstore in Malaysia where I bought it he gave it to me for free because he said he could not, in good conscience, charge me for such a bad book The problem is that it doesn t really work as a stand alone Most people seem to have rea...

  6. says:

    This book was recommended to me by a friend who read it as she travelled through India I stumbled upon a copy at a second hand store and immediately bought it I read this as one volume and I loved every moment from start to finish Whenever I find that I can see and taste and feel what the characters are experiencing, I know that I m reading the work of a very skilled author.Start to finish, I was captivated by the characters and their interwoven stories I ended up keeping a notebook near the This book was recommended to me by a frien...

  7. says:

    I simply could not put this book down I could taste, smell and hear India in this mammoth tome I loved the poetry interspersed in the pages and the extra cleverly written contents pages This is the best book I have ever read You will not be wasting your money or your time investing in this treasur...

  8. says:

    Very enjoyable but I could not help reading it in an Indian accent LOL I especially appreciated the family tree at the front of the book as this helped me to identify who everyone was.Looking forward to Parts II and III

  9. says:

    Recommended one of those books you never forget

  10. says:

    Too long too many pages on politics which i skipped D Did not like the ending..Could have been better

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