The Hope Chest

The Hope Chest In this novel three women s lives touch sometimes directly sometimes tangentially Ruth is unable to distinguish between her elaborate dreams and reality Rani is caught up in her own fantasy and Res

  • Title: The Hope Chest
  • Author: Rukhsana Ahmad
  • ISBN: 9781860491801
  • Page: 188
  • Format: Paperback
  • In this novel, three women s lives touch, sometimes directly, sometimes tangentially Ruth is unable to distinguish between her elaborate dreams and reality Rani is caught up in her own fantasy and Reshma only dares to hope that her reality has some profound meaning.

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    1. 4.5 starsThis was an impulse buy from e-bay and I knew nothing g about it or the author (apart from the fact it was published by virago). As it happens it is a signed copy. It is the story of three young women from quite different backgrounds whose paths cross and dissect each other. One is from London and two from Pakistan (one from a wealthy family and the other from a poorer family struggling to manage). The novel explores identity, marriage and relationships and the way families function. Ah [...]

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