The Mirror of Fire and Dreaming: Book II of the Brotherhood of the Conch

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Macmillan, Sep 1, 2005 - Juvenile Fiction - 329 pages
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Set in contemporary India as well as that of several hundred years in the past, The Mirror of Fire and Dreaming continues the adventures of Anand and his efforts to become a fully fledged member of The Brotherhood of the Conch. This time Anand's journey takes him back to Moghul times, as he encounters powerful sorcerers, spoiled princes, noble warriors and evil jinns. Divakaruni is a master storyteller, and once again she weaves a vibrant tapestry of action, suspense, and rare beauty. Fans of The Conch Bearer as well as readers new to her work will be entranced.
 

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Really good book!!! highly recommended.

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Although this definately not as good as the first book, join Anand and his friends once again this this haunting, satisfying story that takes you into India's intricate past.

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Contents

Section 1
1
Section 2
21
Section 3
33
Section 4
43
Section 5
58
Section 6
74
Section 7
92
Section 8
106
Section 12
176
Section 13
190
Section 14
204
Section 15
222
Section 16
251
Section 17
277
Section 18
293
Section 19
313

Section 9
131
Section 10
148
Section 11
162
Section 20
333
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Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni's acclaimed novels for adults include the bestselling The Mistress of Spices, soon to be a motion picture. Her previous book for young readers, The Conch Bearer, was a Booklist Editors' Choice, Publishers Weekly Best Book of the Year, and is a 2005 Texas Bluebonnet Award nominee. She teaches creative writing at the University of Houston and lives with her husband and two sons in Sugarland, Texas.

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