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ISBN: 9781921696138
Pages: 480
Publication year: 2010
Publisher: Fremantle Press
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Under a Tin-Grey Sari

Written by Wayne Ashton

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Under a Tin-Grey Sari is a sensual love story set in 1967 in the bustling city of Chittagong, East Pakistan. It is a time of boom and ferment. A time when a household cook may dream of fame and fortune, a bearer brazenly spit in the drinks of oblivious sahibs, an ayah sublimely seduce a minisahib, and a letterwriter link the dead with the living.

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‘… a lush, sensual and beautifully written tale of love and heartache. A book to be savoured.’ Weekend Australian

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Pages: 480
Publication Year: 2010
Publisher: Fremantle Press
ISBN: 9781921696138
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Wayne Ashton

Wayne Ashton was born to British and Pakistani parents in Karachi, leaving there at five, and then was brought up in many corners of the world: Chittagong, Paris, Kuala Lumpur, Ipoh, Lagos, London, Perth and Sydney. His work spans painting, ink drawings and fiction. His fiction includes the highly acclaimed novel Under a Tin-Grey Sari, 12 […]