Personally i thought cracking india was a little boring and a bit too historical for my own taste the book got slightly interesting starting from part where ayah is captured other than that i found it to be slow at the beginning and it didnt really get any better towards the middle. Cracking india a novel bapsi sidhwa on amazoncom free shipping on qualifying offers the 1947 partition of india is the backdrop for this powerful novel narrated by a precocious child who describes the brutal transition with chilling veracity young lenny sethi is kept out of school because she suffers from polio she spends her days with ayah. Cracking india bapsi sidhwa 2006 milkweed editions 296 pp isbn 13 9781571310484 summary young lenny is kept out of school because she suffers from polio and so spends her days with ayah her beautiful nanny visiting with the large group of admirers that ayah draws. Cracking india cracking indiais a novel set in 1946 1948 in lahore india the novel takes place during the subcontinents struggle for indepen dence and its eventual partition into india and pakistan after partition lahore became part of pakistan robert ross in a review of cracking indiahas summarized the situation in lahore like this
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