A beautifully written coming-of-age novel featuring a strong voice, set across two continents, exploring the universal themes of family and belonging.
When sixteen-year-old Rudra’s grandmother arrives from India and a long hidden secret is dredged from the bay, life on Rudra’s sleepy New South Wales village shifts dramatically and it’s not long before Rudra and his mother are bound for Bengal on a journey of discovery and danger
First up, that cover gives me the creeps. Bees *shivers* I do not need that in my life.
But I do need a story set in an Australian town and following a Bengal family.