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 21, 2008


My dear artist...
As a brazilian , from Rio de Janeiro, living in Australia for the last 6 years, I have to tell you that review those simple and "quotidian" shots of a normal Sunday in Brazil, brought me few tear drops, spontaneously...and it made me feel happy and sad..
...Sad for the " saudades"...( that "missing feeling" , just defined in one word, only in the portuguese language!)..." saudades" of the simple things and the "warm feeling" you can find only in Brazil.
.....Happy for knowing that...despite all these simple and "quite" ordinary shots..that show sad sides of our society...,
Brazil is an unique country..... that I can define as
.."multi culturally in peace"....... and that`s one of the reasons that makes me proud to be Brazilian! Thanks for the opportunity to travel back !..

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