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Jana Bibi's Excellent Fortunes

A Novel

Woodman, Betsy

(Book - 2012)
Average Rating: 4 stars out of 5.
Jana Bibi's Excellent Fortunes
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Scottish expatriate Jana Bibi helps to save the small town in India she has grown to call home and the oddball characters she considers family.
Publisher: New York : Henry Holt and Co., 2012
Edition: 1st ed
ISBN: 0805093494
Characteristics: x, 304, 15 p. ;,21 cm


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Feb 15, 2013
  • eileen47 rated this: 4 stars out of 5.

This is an interesting story of a women trying to integrate herself into a small village in India. Colourful characters, including her partner, a parrot.

Sep 05, 2012
  • bobandladyjane1 rated this: 5 stars out of 5.

An excellent read!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Aug 24, 2012
  • lsmarkova rated this: 4.5 stars out of 5.

Fun story of a middle-aged Indian woman of Scottish ancestry who re-invents herself in 1950s India, and, not incidentally, help save her town from submersion. Great characters. I look forward to seeing future works.


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