The Wonder House
On Nagin lake in the Kashmir region of India is a house boat inhabited by a tough old widowed Englishwoman named Grace Singh. She lives with two Kashmiri women who care for her. Over the years Grace has seen her beautiful valley become disfigured by the territorial disputes between India and Pakistan. One day an English journalist comes to interview Grace concerning her life and forms a serious infatuation with her. This relationship threatens to change everything for the people in the houseboat.
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Hardy , J. (2005). The Wonder House. New York, NY: Grove Press.