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The Promise of the Sky: A Novelette Set in Rural India

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The soul of India lives in its villages, declared Mohandas Gandhi. It's time for a hard look at that soul.

Kallu, a brave five-year-old Shudra, is destined to be a change-maker. But when he goes up against the forces of tradition, he gets more than he bargained for. Everyone does.

From the bestselling author of The Insanity Saga fantasy trilogy, a literary novelette set
Kindle Edition, 52 pages
Published September 8th 2017 by Pippa Rann Books
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Jyoti Guptara
Oct 03, 2017 rated it it was amazing  ·  (Review from the author)
“The soul of India lives in its villages,” declared Mohandas Gandhi. Gandhi also came from Gujarat, the setting for this story; as does our current Prime Minister (as of writing), Narendra Modi. It’s time we took a long, hard look at that soul...

I was ten years old when we visited family friends in central India who are dedicated to community empowerment through education. The school’s founder had forsaken a lucrative career in engineering to serve people from every background at considerable pe
Oct 03, 2017 rated it it was amazing
I just received an advanced authors copy of this book. This is an amazing story. The author shows the truth of the caste system in Indian as it is today. Very thought provoking and powerful. It was a great story.... Great author. I can't wait for more!
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