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A Child Widow's Story

Price : $14.75
ISBN # : 9788187649915
Author : Monica Felton
pages: 280
Edition : Paperback
Volumes : 1
Publisher : Katha Books
Published : 2004

It was a hot afternoon in May in 1961 when I went there for the first time, and the bougainvilleas whch climbed over the facade of Sister Subbalakshmi house were all in bloom. Just as I reached the veranda wall, I saw Sister sitting on the swing, swaying gently backwards and forwards.



About Author : Monica Felton, after a lifetime devoted to public service in England, had been in Madras for a little over four years when one of Sister Subbalakshmi nephews suggested that she should try to persuade the old lady to tell her the story of her life.



Contents :

Looking Backward

The Education of Subbalakshmi

The widow Home

Living in the World

Looking Forward

This book was added to South Asia bookstore on Wednesday 24 September, 2014.
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