The Mistress of Spices

The Mistress of Spices

eBook - 1997
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A magic realism tale on Tilo, a woman from India who is given immortality by the gods as long as she remains chaste. In her old age Tilo ends up in California, running a spice shop and helping immigrants. One day enters Raven, a handsome American, and Tilo transforms herself into a beautiful woman for a night of love. Now she must pay the price.
Publisher: New York : Anchor Books, c1997
Edition: 1st Anchor Books ed
ISBN: 9780307476777
0307476774
Characteristics: 221 p

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Nov 15, 2010

Beautiful mystical-magical-realism novel. The writing is rich and layered, and at times you feel that you can almost smell the spices.

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