Friday, November 4, 2011
Megan suggests: Miss New India
Miss New India by Bharati Mukherjee
Commitment to family, sexual ethics, and the position of women in modern India are all touched on in this novel. Anjali Bose runs away from her family -- and from an upcoming arranged marriage -- to work in a call center in Bangalore. It's a brave new world for a single girl in the city.