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    • A Suitable Boy (Dramatised)

    • Written by: Vikram Seth
    • Narrated by: Ayesha Dharker, Mahabanoo Mody-Kotwal, full cast
    • Length: 5 hrs and 44 mins
    • Original Recording
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    A Suitable Boy is Vikram Seth's epic love story set in India. Funny and tragic, with engaging, brilliantly observed characters, it is as close as you can get to Dickens for the twentieth century. The story unfolds through four middle class families: the Mehras, Kappoors, Khans, and Chatterjis. Lata Mehra, a university student, is under pressure from her mother to get married. But not to just anyone she happens to fall in love with.

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    • Breathtakingly Beautiful

    • By Akshay on 15-11-18

    Regular price: ₹615.00

    • The Far Pavilions

    • Written by: M. M. Kaye
    • Narrated by: Vineeta Rishi, Blake Ritson, Ayesha Dharker
    • Length: 4 hrs and 33 mins
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    A BBC Radio 4 full-cast dramatisation of M.M. Kaye’s epic novel of love and war. M.M. Kaye’s masterwork is a vast, rich and vibrant tapestry of love and war that spans over twenty years, moving from the foothills of the Himalayas, to the burning plains, to the besieged British Mission in Kabul. It begins in 1857 when, following the Indian Mutiny, young English orphan Ashton is disguised by his ayah Sita as her Indian son, Ashok. As he forgets his true identity, his destiny is set...

    Regular price: ₹547.00