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Between Lives

Re home A great believer in her people skills and a focused professional Sumitra is used to tackling all kind of cases But somehow Sellamma eludes her manoeuvres Instead Sumitra finds herself falling under the spell of the lazy afternoons she spends with the old woman and her dog listening to stories by the gushing river Bewitched by the hidden sounds of the forest that punctuat.

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E the ageless woman's narrative she begins to reflect on her life and choices On her death Sellamma leaves Sumitra with yet another choice by beueathing the land to her Set in a mesmerizing landscape and illuminating the eternal struggle between the old and the new Between Lives reveals to us a journey of self reflection and the hope of recovering what is lost forever to humanit.

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Right in the middle of a buzzing Malaysian city is a magnificent forest now a piece of prime real estate and the perfect setting for a swanky theme park The trouble however is Sellamma the old woman who owns the forest land and refuses to budge Sumitra who works for the Social Reconstruction Department is given the challenging task of convincing the old lady to move into a welfa.


About the Author: K.S. Maniam

KS Maniam born 1942 has been writing from his early teens His stories have appeared in numerous journals around the world His first novel The Return was published in 1981 and the second In a Far Country in 1993 He won the first prize for The Loved Flaw Stories from Malaysia in The New Straits Times–McDonald short story contest 1987 and for Haunting the Tiger Contemporary Stories fro



3 thoughts on “Between Lives

  1. says:

    I thought this was just a confused and amorphous mess There were fragments of this that I liked the account of Sumitra's mother's adolescence bits of Sellamma's life but as a whole the work never seemed to uite come together Everything just

  2. says:

    What did I just read? I have no clue This is possibly the only book I've ever read where I understood less and less as the story goes on This book follows the character of Sumitra who works in a shady government office as a social worker Her assignment is to convince an old lady to give up a particular lucrative land at a

  3. says:

    Maniam does not know how to characterise young women what he meant to be flippant became histrionic bimbotism and his dialogue in this particular area suffers as a result Although distracting fortunately the rest of the novel is a lot convincingHe does magic realism very well here intertwining the narrative of Sellammaold garden land and Sumitramodern capitalism wonderfully Some may find fault with the overt moralising but the message itsel

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