Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
Start by marking “A Balcony in Nepal: Glimpses of a Himalayan Village” as Want to Read:
A Balcony in Nepal: Glimpses of a Himalayan Village
Enlarge cover
Rate this book
Clear rating
Open Preview

A Balcony in Nepal: Glimpses of a Himalayan Village

3.5  ·  Rating Details ·  4 Ratings  ·  1 Review
After trekking in Nepal, Sally Wendkos Olds and Margaret Roche both fell in love with this mountainous Himalayan country and her people. They returned four times between 1993 and 1998 and spent time in Bedel, a remote hill village without electricity, telephone or roads. They helped establish a library there, and on each visit Olds, a writer, and Roche, an artist, were wel ...more
Paperback, 388 pages
Published September 10th 2002 by iUniverse
More Details... edit details

Friend Reviews

To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

Reader Q&A

To ask other readers questions about A Balcony in Nepal, please sign up.

Be the first to ask a question about A Balcony in Nepal

This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Add this book to your favorite list »

Community Reviews

(showing 1-4)
filter  |  sort: default (?)  |  Rating Details
Jul 17, 2008 Lily rated it it was ok
This book illuminates some of the culture and character of people in rural Nepal. The authors are earnest and forthcoming in describing their adventures and their emotional attachment to the small community of Badel. The book does become somewhat repetitive as they use a non-linear narrative to relate their several similar trips.
Jane rated it it was amazing
Oct 11, 2011
Marie rated it really liked it
Jul 26, 2009
Autumn rated it liked it
Jul 01, 2011
There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Be the first to start one »

Share This Book