East of the sun.

In the rich tradition of "The Jewel in the Crown" and "The Far Pavilions" comes this sweeping international bestseller from a major new talent that captures the lives of three young women on their way to a new life in India during the 1920s.


Betsy SchroederPosted May 31, 2011

If you're looking for a big, fat book to lose yourself in this summer, pack up East of the Sun by Julia Gregson. In the time between the wars, three Englishwomen find themselves on their way to Bombay for three very different reasons. One, Rose, bea...

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RPosted June 7, 2011

Sounds like a great summer read! Including the poem was a clencher--I'll be sure to check it out. Great recommendation.