Dragulj Indije: velicanstveni roman o Indiji viktorijanskog doba [Talasa Ali] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Dragulj Indije [Talasa Ali] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Godine Marijana Givens, odvazna mlada dvadesetogodisnja zena. This Page is automatically generated based on what Facebook users are interested in, and not affiliated with or endorsed by anyone associated with the topic.
|Published (Last):||26 March 2011|
|PDF File Size:||14.14 Mb|
|ePub File Size:||17.67 Mb|
|Price:||Free* [*Free Regsitration Required]|
The Shaikh’s gaze, deep and knowing, brought back their first encounter two years earlier, when she had wanted to stay beside him forever in that dark, shadowed courtyard. Draggulj example, the part when the servents take her and prepare her for her wedding, is clear example of a show rather than tell scene.
Instead we have a story of decent families trumping whatever social and political drgaulj are put in their way. I should explain that I am using the word “native” as a generic term for the non-British people — not as a pejorative but because I don’t trust myself to do justice to the diversity among the Sikhs, Muslims, and Ibdije who play important roles in the narrative.
And, her mission takes a turn when she becomes embroiled in the life of an orphan believed to have magical powers. Want to Read saving….
What’s the Name o Lists with This Book. It takes a turn towards the end with the hopes that the main character will eventually fall in love. This book is not yet featured on Listopia. She stepped over drayulj threshold on stocking feet, and found herself in a windowless chamber, whose only illumination came from the open doorway behind her, and from a small, filigreed copper lamp at the back of the room.
Jessica rated indijee did not like it May 24, No indike or drzgulj yet. A smoking chillum stood beside him on the floor. Your path lies to the northwest, the man had told her at the Charak Puja nine months ago. She would never see him again after her divorce, nor would she see his twin sister, the philosopher-poet whose presence had attracted drafulj so strongly two years earlier, and whom she had longed to embrace during her last moments in this house.
The pacing was perhaps a little off since it felt like some parts dragged. I got this book from my grandmother, who went to college with the author. Christina Desalvo rated it really liked it Feb 13, She is a high spirited independent minded woman who is more interested in learning than in finding a husband.
Open Preview See a Problem? I love love love this dragukj highly recommend it: Historical fiction set in British India. Silhouetted against the light, a small figure peered into the room. Return to Book Page. Thanks for telling us about the problem. Chrissy rated it really liked it Apr 08, The room was very hot. Was she really welcome among all these men?
Not amazing but worth the time. Thanks for telling us about the problem.
Dragulj Indije (Mariana Givens #1) by Thalassa Ali (1 star ratings)
Deborah Terrill rated it it was amazing Jan 18, Mariana is an Englishwoman who has gone to India to find a husband amongst the young military men. Lists with This Book. With one last waterfall of light, the fireworks ended. Books by Thalassa Ali. I am not one to like overdone romance novels, so I am glad ijdije fledgling courtships did not occupy too much of the storyline.
Dragujl does fall a little flat on characterization, but overall, is a good, enjoyable read. Jessica Tonnies rated it it was amazing Jul 21, That expectant little face, she feared, would haunt her for the rest of her days. Jan rated it did not like it Mar 14, A heavy, sweet indihe, akin to the one she had bought in the market, hung in the air, eclipsing the smell of the courtyard.
Love the imagery the story line and the characters. Alex rated it really liked it Sep 09, I loved this book! Abeer Ishtiaq rated it it was amazing Oct 22, Neobicno sam se vezala za glavnu junakinju, i zaista mi je knjiga ostala u lepom secanju.
Certain she was not, she glanced quickly about her, taking in as much as she could, before she was asked to leave. The men moved kndije without speaking, to let her pass.
You draagulj no need of me. It was a very different book from any others I have ever read, but I found it calling me during my day She finds one, just not the one she thought she would. To ask other readers questions about Dragulj Indijeplease sign up. Open Preview See a Problem?