Released in 2016. Set in 17-Century India, the story of a village girl who becomes one of the most prominent women in India.
"Engrossing," The Seattle Times
Sweeping family saga, about forbidden love and family honor (Sensual...suspenseful, Kirkus Reviews
Sharmila, an American woman, travels to India for an arranged marriage. ("Smart, swift, and funny" -- Kirkus Reviews)
A spirited woman takes a fascinating journey of self-discovery (Finely crafted - Publisher’s Weekly
A talented pastry chef rediscovers her love for life. (Witty. sensitive, elegant .. San Francisco Chronicle