Tamarind never knew her Indian mum, Chinty, who died soon after she was born. So when she arrives at her mother's ancestral home, she's full of questions for her extended family. But instead of answers, Tamarind finds a sad and beautiful mystery ...
Tarminda finds a beautiful mystery at her indian mother's house.
Marshal Tulip Borchester-Smythe 19.07.2021
Tamarind visits the childhood home of her late mother, reconnecting with her family and Indian heritage, in Jasbinder Bilan’s sensitively told middle-grade novel Tamarind & the Star of Ishta. Set in the foothills of the Himalayas, the story is rich in life and colour, cleverly combining the natural and spiritual to create a world that feels both magical and lushly tangible, that is what the book is about and that is why I like it. I would recommend this to read with your family
Constable Pudsey Bubble-wrap 25.06.2021