Burnt Sugar

' This is a tale of obsession and betrayal. This is a poisoned love story. But not between lovers - between mother and daughter. Tara and Antara, the woman and her angry shadow. But which one is which?

Burnt Sugar

Burnt Sugar

SHORTLISTED FOR THE BOOKER PRIZE 2020 LONGLISTED FOR THE WOMEN'S PRIZE FOR FICTION 2021 WINNER OF THE SUSHILA DEVI AWARD 2021 A searing debut novel about mothers and daughters, obsession and betrayal - for fans of Jenny Offill, Deborah Levy, Rachel Cusk and Diana Evans 'Beautifully written, emotionally wrenching and poignant in equal measure' The Booker Prize Judges 2020 'An unsettling, sinewy debut, startling in its venom and disarming in its humour from the very first sentence' Guardian 'I would be lying if I said my mother's misery has never given me pleasure.' This is a tale of obsession and betrayal. This is a poisoned love story. But not between lovers - between mother and daughter. Tara and Antara, the woman and her angry shadow. But which one is which? Sharp as a blade and compulsively readable, Burnt Sugar slowly untangles the knot of memory and fiction that binds two women together, revealing the truth that lies beneath. 'A work of extraordinary insight, courage and sophistication' Washington Post 'Arresting and fiercely intelligent, disarmingly witty and frank' Sunday Times 'A sly, slippery, often heartbreaking novel about the role memory plays within families' Stylist 'Extraordinary... Come for the effortlessly stylish writing, stay for the boiling wrath' Observer

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Burnt Sugar
Language: un
Pages: 240
Authors: Avni Doshi
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-07-30 - Publisher: Penguin UK

SHORTLISTED FOR THE BOOKER PRIZE 2020 LONGLISTED FOR THE WOMEN'S PRIZE FOR FICTION 2021 WINNER OF THE SUSHILA DEVI AWARD 2021 A searing debut novel about mothers and daughters, obsession and betrayal - for fans of Jenny Offill, Deborah Levy, Rachel Cusk and Diana Evans 'Beautifully written, emotionally wrenching and
Burnt Sugar
Language: en
Pages: 32
Authors: Lish McBride
Categories: Juvenile Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-12-09 - Publisher: Macmillan

Ava, Lock, and Ezra are on assignment—for the magical mafia, of course. Faced with a gingerbread house, they're pretty sure that what's inside isn't nearly as sweet as the outside. It never is. At the Publisher's request, this title is being sold without Digital Rights Management Software (DRM) applied.
Burnt Sugar
Language: en
Pages: 68
Authors: Artist Avery
Categories: Poetry
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-02-21 - Publisher: Lulu.com

This is a story told through poetry and thoughts over time; a collection for those who need healing.
Burnt Sugar
Language: un
Pages: 240
Authors: Avni Doshi
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-01-26 - Publisher: Abrams

Shortlisted for the 2020 Booker Prize, a searing literary debut novel set in India about mothers and daughters, obsession and betrayal “I would be lying if I say my mother’s misery has never given me pleasure,” says Antara, Tara’s now-adult daughter. In her youth, Tara was wild. She abandoned her
Burnt Sugar Cana Quemada
Language: en
Pages: 117
Authors: Lori Marie Carlson, Oscar Hijuelos
Categories: Poetry
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006-08 - Publisher:

Presents bilingual volume of twentieth-century and contemporary Cuban poems that demonstrate what the editors believe to be the essence of Cuban identity.

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