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Author Sheth, Kashmira.

Title Keeping corner / Kashmira Sheth
Edition First edition
Published New York : Hyperion, [2007]
©2007

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Description 281 pages ; 22 cm
Summary In India in the 1940s, thirteen-year-old Leela's happy, spoiled childhood ends when her husband since age nine, whom she barely knows, dies, leaving her a widow whose only hope of happiness could come from Mahatma Ghandi's social and political reforms
Subject Gandhi, Mahatma, 1869-1948 -- Fiction.
Child marriage -- Fiction.
Family life -- India -- Fiction.
Widows -- Fiction.
Women's rights -- Fiction.
India -- History -- British occupation, 1765-1947 -- Fiction.
Genre/Form Fiction.
LC no. 2007015314
ISBN 0786838590 (hardcover)
9780786838592 (hardcover)