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By Gurcharan Das

This majestic novel by way of the writer of India Unbound is the intense chronicle, wealthy in ardour and incident, of a Punjabi kinfolk that's uprooted from its settled life in Lyallpur by way of the violence of Partition and compelled to escape to India. every little thing is misplaced within the transition, but if a son is born into the family members, hopes revive of rebuilding the family's fortunes, the efforts in the direction of which replicate these of India itself because it struggles to construct itself anew.

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