Sleeping on Jupiter

Sleeping on Jupiter

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Long-listed for the Man Booker Prize, a novel about violence, love, and religion in modern India

On a train bound for the seaside town of Jarmuli, known for its temples, three elderly women meet a young documentary filmmaker named Nomi, whose braided hair, tattoos, and foreign air set her apart. At a brief stop en route, the women witness a sudden assault on Nomi that leaves her stranded as the train pulls away.

Later in Jarmuli, among pilgrims, priests, and ashrams,… (more)

Editorial reviews (2 reviews)

The world she creates is ambitiously imagined, her characters possessed of an inner verity.

Sleeping on Jupiter is not just an important read, but an essential one.

Book Details  

Publisher: Graywolf Press (September 05, 2016)

Format: EPUB

File size: 2 MB

Protection: DRM

Language: English

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