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The Windfall by Diksha Basu

PDF, EPUB, MOBI, TXT, DOC The Windfall A heartfelt comedy of manners Diksha Basu s debut novel unfolds the story of a family discovering what it means to make it in modern India b .

For the past thirty years Mr and Mrs Jha s lives have been defined by cramped spaces cut corners gossipy neighbors and the small dramas of stolen yoga pants and stale marriages They thought they d settled comfortably into their golden years pleased with their son s acceptance into an American business school But then Mr Jha comes into an enormous and unexpected sum of money and moves his wife from their housing complex in East Delhi to the super rich side of town where he becomes eager to fit in as a man of status skinny ties hired guards shoe polishing machines and all .

The move sets off a chain of events that rock their neighbors their marriage and their son who is struggling to keep a lid on his romantic dilemmas and slipping grades and brings unintended consequences ultimately forcing the Jha family to reckon with what really matters Hilarious and wise i The Windfall i illuminates with warmth and charm the precariousness of social status the fragility of pride and above all the human drive to build and share a home Even the rich it turns out need to belong somewhere

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