By Patricia Weerakoon

ISBN-10: 1925139301

ISBN-13: 9781925139303

because the daughter of the Tea-maker, Shiro’s existence is sure through the expectancies of others. yet Shiro has little interest in conference. Her vacation trips are spent with ally Lakshmi, a coolie labourer, and she or he desires of turning into a physician, unhampered through her gender, her race or her social status. Privilege is anything Anthony and William Ashley Cooper take with no consideration. at the Sri Lankan tea fields specifically, the English are masters. while Anthony takes over administration of the plantation, he discovers the reality approximately his family’s dealings with the locals. He desperately desires to make a distinction – to be a special type of guy – yet William’s reckless lust and their father’s endless greed stand in his method. Tragedy, grief and separation threaten Shiro and shackle Lakshmi within the bondage of sophistication contrast. Can Anthony’s love of justice set correct the wrongs of the past?

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