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The village by the sea [Text]

by Desai, Anita.
Type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: Puffin Books 1992Edition: 4 th ed. Reissued.Description: 260 p., ill.; 20 cm.ISBN: 0141312718.Subject(s): India | Fishermen - Fiction | India - Fiction | Survival - Fiction | Literature & Rhetoric
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Summary: The story is about a family's survival in a small fishing village in India. With their mother ill and their father permanently drunk, Hari and Lila have to earn the money to keep house and look after their two young sisters. In desperation, Hari runs away to Bombay, and Lila is left to cope alone.