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Bijou Roy

by Ronica Dhar

  • 248 Want to read
  • 10 Currently reading

Published by St. Martin"s Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Communists,
  • Social life and customs,
  • East Indian American women,
  • Fathers and daughters,
  • Family secrets,
  • Fiction

  • About the Edition

    Traveling to India to scatter her late father"s ashes, a grieving Bijou abandons her life in Washington, D.C., to pursue the truth about why her parents severed their ties to their native culture, an effort during which she is drawn to the son of her father"s closest comrade.

    Edition Notes

    StatementRonica Dhar
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS3604.H37 B55 2010
    The Physical Object
    Pagination245 p. ;
    Number of Pages245
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24879115M
    ISBN 100312551010
    ISBN 109780312551018
    LC Control Number2009045703
    OCLC/WorldCa463855337

      Bijou Roy is a thoughtful, elegant novel.” —Ann Patchett Bijou Roy’s life in Washington, D.C. is not thrilling but it is steady. When she loses her father to a long illness, she travels to India to scatter his remains in the river that runs through his native city. Bijou Roy. Ronica Dhar Fiction / World Fiction. Six months after her father’s death, American-born Bijou Roy travels to India to scatter her Indian father’s ashes in the Hooghly River. Clutching a box containing her father’s remains, she wades in to fulfill a tradition she is .

    Hello everyone, I am Biju Roy (Rahul Roy), joining as Core(Permanent Senior) Photographer of Checkmate Events from Today (1 Nov. ). It's a great honour to get the opportunity & the post. I am so much happy & Thankful to all of my colleagues specially Amin Vai & Aroni Apu. Thanks a lot to God, My Parents & Everyone Who Loves me or tion: Portrait Photographer.   Since I left my baby behind on Blue Bayou. Saving nickels, saving dimes, working 'till the sun don't shine. Looking forward to happier times on Blue Missing: Bijou Roy.

      Bijou may be the title character, but it is Nitish Roy, her gentle-natured father, who is the core of the book. Most of the characters are bound to his memory by flesh and blood, literally or figuratively. As Bijou realizes that her perception of her father’s past is more fairy tale than truth, she becomes more unsettled. Start by typing in what your looking for or a keyword in the Search Captain Bijou’s Catalog box and click the “GO!” button. You can also browse through the Catalog link. When you find the genre you want under the Catalog menu — videos, movie posters, comics, etc. — just highlight it and click!!


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Her career and relationship in limbo, she travels to India to scatter his remains - a ritual traditionally performed by a son - in the river that runs through his native city.

Bijou Roy is a thoughtful, elegant novel." —Ann Patchett Bijou Roy's life in Washington, D.C. is not thrilling but it is steady.

When she loses her father to a long illness, she travels to India to scatter his remains in the river that runs through his native city. Bijou Roy is a thoughtful, elegant novel." —Ann Patchett. Bijou Roy's life in Washington, D.C.

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Martin's Publishing Group. The pages of Bijou Roy chronicle Bijou’s predicament: Conflicted by her parents’ deeply felt Indian principles and those of her own modern American lifestyle, Bijou struggles to carve out an identity. The book skips back and forth in time to reveal bits of Bijou’s upbringing, her relationship with her father and her ensuing grief over his death.

BookDragon Books for the Diverse Reader Bijou Roy by Ronica Dhar Six months after Nitish Roy’s death, his wife and two daughters gather in Calcutta, India where Bijou Roy as the oldest must send her father’s ashes down the holy river to eternal rest.

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