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Difficult daughters

Manju Kapur

Difficult daughters

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Published by Faber in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Originally published: 1998.

StatementManju Kapur.
The Physical Object
Pagination282p. ;
Number of Pages282
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16325687M
ISBN 100571195695

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I recently had the opportunity to appear on the Dr. Phil Show and he graciously endorsed my book; Will I Ever Be Good Enough?Healing the Daughters of Narcissistic Mothers. The show was difficult. Manju Kapur (born in Amritsar, India) is an Indian novelist. Her first novel, Difficult Daughters, won the Commonwealth Writers' Prize, best first book, Europe and South Asia.

She teaches English at Delhi University under the name Manjul Kapur Dalmia. She studied and received an M.A. in from Dalhousie University in Halifax, Canada. Virmati takes up with Harish and finds herself living alongside his first in Amritsar and Lahore and narrated by Virmati and her daughter, Ida, a divorcée on a quest to understand and connect with her departed mother, Difficult Daughters is a stunning tale of motherhood, love, and finding one's identity in a nation struggling to.

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Amritsar born Manju Kapur is an Indian novelist, whose first novel, “Difficult Daughters” had won the Commonwealth Writers’ Prize, best first book, Europe and South Asia.

She has studied M.A from Dalhousie University in Halifax, Canada (in .