The End Of Innocence
'Perched on the edge of a car seat, Rani and Laila hurtled towards a love story ...'
Western Pakistan, the winter of 1971, and nine-year-old Laila has a secret. Ignored by the adults around her yet desperate to know their world, Laila takes comfort in being the confidant of teenager Rani - privy to details of the older girl's forbidden love affair. But when that affair bears unwelcome fruit, a floundering Rani leans on Laila for solace and support. Yet Laila - still a child - neither comprehends the danger nor is able to help; and thus unwittingly leads Rani towards catastrophe ...
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Review: The End Of InnocenceUser Review - Holly - Goodreads
I expected this book to unravel predictably but I was pleasantly surprised. The author brought a world to life with detail and believable characters. I was particularly impressed with the nuance the ... Read full review
Review: The End Of InnocenceUser Review - Rameesha - Goodreads
Worthy of a casual read, only slightly passes over some serious issues faced by many people in South Asian urban areas that may have been passed down from generation to generation even after the ... Read full review