Against the backdrop of an India transitioning from feudal aristocracy to industrial democracy, from colonial rule to Independence, Silk Fish Opium traces the journey of a girl from a land of imagination to one of vivid reality."
Jaina Sanga has a Ph.d. in English from Case Western Reserve University and has taught English and South Asian Studies for a number of years before writing fiction. She is also the author of a book on Salman Rushdie, and editor of two volumes on South Asian Literature.
To read more about the book and author visit www.jainasanga.com
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