The Resource The Kashmir shawl, Rosie Thomas

The Kashmir shawl, Rosie Thomas

Label
The Kashmir shawl
Title
The Kashmir shawl
Statement of responsibility
Rosie Thomas
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
By the time she is reunited with her husband, she is a very different woman. Years later, Nerys's granddaughter Mair Ellis clears out her dead father's house and finds an exquisite shawl. Wrapped in its folds is a lock of a child's curly hair. With nothing else to go on, Mair decides to trace her grandparents' roots back to Kashmir, embarking on a quest that will change her own life forever. A sweeping multigenerational tale of marriage, isolation, and finding love in a magical place, The Kashmir Shawl is the inimitable Rosie Thomas at her very best
Member of
Summary
Follows the World War II experiences of newlywed Nerys Watkins, who upon following her husband to a missionary posting in the exotic lakeside city of Srinagar is swept up in a dangerous liaison that completely changes her life, a transformation that is poignantly explored by a descendant generations later
Pace
Tone
Writing style
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10166080
Cataloging source
Midwest
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hoopla (Digital media service)
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Thomas, Rosie
Dewey number
823/.914
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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True
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  • Female friendship
  • Married people
  • India
  • Jammu and Kashmir (India)
Target audience
adult
Label
The Kashmir shawl, Rosie Thomas
Link
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Publication
Distribution
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
MWT12462491
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781468307184
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • c
Publisher number
MWT12462491
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
12462491
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
The Kashmir shawl, Rosie Thomas
Link
Publication
Distribution
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
MWT12462491
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781468307184
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • c
Publisher number
MWT12462491
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
12462491
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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