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Indian American Author pens novel titled “Independence”

Currently a professor in the nationally ranked Creative Writing program at the University of Houston, Divakaruni is best known for her novels The Last Queen and The Forest of Enchantments.

Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni. Photo credit: Krishna Giri

Harper Collins India has announced the publication of Houston-based Indian American author, Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni’s latest novel, ‘Independence’ to mark 75 years of India’s independence.

The novel based on against a backdrop of India’s freedom stuggle is a story of three sisters who get caught in the middle of it all and learn what it means to be independent, and the price one has to pay for it.

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