❰PDF / Epub❯ ☂ The Cousins Author Prema Raghunath – Heartforum.co.uk Early twentieth century Madras In a dark room in the corner of a house, Goutami s mother dies in childbirth Barely a year old, Goutami, or Goutu as everyone calls her, crawls into the birth death room Early twentieth century Madras In a dark room in the corner of a house, Goutami s mother dies in childbirth Barely a year old, Goutami, or Goutu as everyone calls her, crawls into the birth death room, seeing and smelling death, loss, fear things she does not then understand but which will mark her for lifeA motherless child, a rebellious girl, a headstrong woman who will not deny her sexuality, a fighter for whom lying becomes a strategy for survival Goutami s search for love leads her to Krishnanand, cousin and ladies man, suave and practiced, who beds all young cousins before they marry But life intervenes and Goutami marries Seshadri Solid, steady, ambitious, a good husband and an adequate father, Seshadri is nonetheless unable to give her one thing she craves loveThe ins and outs of family s relationships The search for love and a sense of belonging, form the subtext of this beautifully crafted novel by first time novelist Prema Raghunath In the end for Goutu, as for her lovers, siblings and children, salvation comes from the very stuff of life itself.
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- 209 pages
- The Cousins
- Prema Raghunath
- 01 January 2019 Prema Raghunath