Bubble Wrap authored by Kayani Rao follows the trials and tribulations of two young girls in a conservative and male-dominated society.
Summary of the Book
Bubble Wrap is the story of a 12-year-old, Krishna Singh who has been married off to Shyam Singh of Rokhagadh, Rajasthan. The night before the wedding, Krishna's grandmother secretly presents her with a box full of exquisite jewelry and tells her to sell it in times of misfortune. Krishna is accompanied by Gudiya, the young widow of her cousin, to Rokhagadh. Krishna soon realizes that her new home is a far cry from the loving one she left behind. Her in-laws are every conservative and do not allow her to go to school, instead they arranged for a female tutor, who comes home to teach her. An inquisitive father-in-law, a sinister mother-in-law and a husband away at a residential school clearly show Krishna what is a woman's place in this family. Due to an unfortunate incident, Krishna and Gudiya get caught up in a series of events which will change their lives forever. Together they deal with all the obstacles and troubles and learn a lot about the world they live in. Bubble Wrap is an inspiring story of their fight for survival in a male-dominated society.
About Kalyani Rao
Kalyani Rao is a 28-year-old IT professional and author. She is extremely passionate about traveling and enjoys painting. She is a member of writing.com and has won a several writing competitions on the site.
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18 Jul, 2014
Amazing,Thrilling Book which every Indian should read!
18 Jul, 2014
A fast paced emotional read !
16 Aug, 2014
Emotion, action, love, respect, guts and glory: All wrapped in one amazing story
6 Aug, 2014
Best book i have ever read
2 Aug, 2014
Look no further!
25 Jul, 2014