Books by Usha Alexander

  • A lone woman travels fearlessly into the jungle to confront the enemy. She holds the fate of an entire world in her hands.

  • When Craig Olsen returns to Idaho to say goodbye to his dying uncle, who raised him, he comes face to face with matters he can no longer evade.

  • "A suspenseful narrative weaves the stories and secrets of two generations into one seamless drama ... a worthy literary journey." —Kirkus Discoveries

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March 01, 2012


Nice. Thank you.

Wow, this was wonderful!! Part of a larger work, I am imagining and already looking forward to reading--great work, Usha!!!! I do really recommend Ghosh's River of Smoke and the one that came before that one too. Namit will complain but I think Usha will love it (if she has't alreday read it) xoxox

Thanks, KR and peony.

I've been thinking for a long time whether or not to read Ghosh's trilogy. It sounds absolutely fascinating as an idea, but (you rightly guess) I have heard mixed reviews of Ghosh's work in general so I've never really picked it up. I guess I will have to give it a proper look!

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  • The Lottery of Birth reveals Namit Arora to be one of our finest critics. In a raucous public sphere marked by blame and recrimination, these essays announce a bracing sensibility, as compassionate as it is curious, intelligent and nuanced.” —Pankaj Mishra

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