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A Bowstring Winter

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???It was the code of friendship. Like a bowstring: tight. Like an arrow: straight.' When John Dkhar arrives at Kaizang Restaurant, Shillong, one cold November evening, he has no premonition that his life is about to change forever. A loner by nature, and the very epitome of culture and refinement, John comes across people he will soon be involved with in a deadly game of ...more
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Rajiv
May 04, 2011 rated it liked it
A labour of love by Dhruba Hazarika. The book might prove for a drab read for someone who has not lived in Shillong or is unknown to the ways of the quaint city. For Shillong lovers, one another book to cuddle up with and get nostalgic about Shillong.
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Dhruba Hazarika hails from Assam, North-Eastern State in India. He writes in English. He is the author of novels 'A Bowstring Winter' & 'Sons of Brahma' and 'Luck', a collection of short stories. A founder-member of the North-East Writers’ Forum, he is a recipient of the Katha Award for creative fiction.
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