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Jasmine skies

by Sita Brahmachari

  • 28 Want to read
  • 37 Currently reading

Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Social Issues,
  • JUVENILE FICTION / Social Issues / New Experience,
  • JUVENILE FICTION / Family / Multigenerational,
  • Secrets,
  • Family problems,
  • Family life,
  • Asia,
  • Fiction,
  • Voyages and travels,
  • People & Places,
  • Families,
  • Family,
  • Dysfunctional families,
  • Juvenile fiction,
  • Multigenerational,
  • New Experience,
  • JUVENILE FICTION / People & Places / Asia,
  • Dating (Social customs),
  • Secrecy,
  • JUVENILE FICTION

  • Edition Notes

    StatementSita Brahmachari
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ7.B73353 Jas 2014
    The Physical Object
    Pagination330 pages ;
    Number of Pages330
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26454100M
    ISBN 100807537829
    ISBN 109780807537824
    LC Control Number2014013302
    OCLC/WorldCa871789457

      Jasmine Skies by Sita Brahmachari When she made her Stateside debut last year in Sita Brahmachari ‘s Mira in the Present Tense (titled Artichoke Hearts in the original edition across the Pond), hapa Jewish Indian British tween Mira Levenson seemed wise beyond her 12 years in the midst of losing her paternal grandmother Nana.   Jasmine Skies by Sita Brahmachari is the sequel to Artichoke Hearts, a book which I have reviewed here.. In Artichoke Hearts, the heroine of the book, Mira Levenson, deals with her feelings of loss at the death of her grandmother, and her first romance with a refugee boy called Jide.. In this book, Mira is older, and flying out to India for the first time to meet her aunt and cousin.

    SuperSummary, a modern alternative to SparkNotes and CliffsNotes, offers high-quality study guides for challenging works of literature. This page guide for “Jasmine” by Bharati Mukherjee includes detailed chapter summaries and analysis covering 26 chapters, as well as several more in-depth sections of expert-written literary analysis. Jasmine Skies (ISBN: ) This is a novel that really pulls at the heart strings and is beautifully told. It is the second breathtaking novel from the .

    Jasmine is a novel of emigration and assimilation, both on physical and psychological levels. In this novel, Bharati Mukherjee fictionalizes the process of Americanization by tracing a young. 'I really wish Sita had been writing when I was growing up as this beautiful heartfelt book explores so eloquently the need to find your history in order to find yourself. ' Meera Syal 'I've just finished reading Jasmine Skies and absolutely loved it.


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Jasmine Skies was a book I was very nervous about reading. I really shouldn't have been. For some reason, I got it into my head that it couldn't be anywhere near as good as Artichoke Hearts. And then I started thinking about the whole Difficult Second Album Theory.

Essentially all this left me just looking at Jasmine Skies on the shelf and /5. Jasmine Skies was published on March 29th Long listed for the Carnegie Prize Voted as a 'Recommended Read' by The School Library Association. Jasmine Skies' is also to be published by Albert Whitman in the USA.

Shortlisted for the Coventry Book Awards (Voted for by readers) in the ' Read It or Else Category!'. "Jasmine Skies would be a good companion to read during studies of India and also for culturally balanced collections.

Even girls not interested in other cultures may appreciate Mira's experiences as she Jasmine skies book VOYA, October 1, About the Author.

Sita Brahmachari was born in England to an Indian doctor from Kolkata and an English nurse /5(18). Buy Jasmine Skies Reprints by Brahmachari, Sita (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store.

Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(31). Sita Brahmachari in Jasmine Skies made me want to read more novel about India.

Like Mira, I wasn't ready to return home. I especially loved Janu. He seemed so romantic. Like changing the lens in a camera, India seems like a changing sunset which color and beauty all around.

Thank you to NetGalley for this book/5(18). Mira was first introduced in Mira in the Present Tense, but Jasmine Skies can stand alone and provides an evocative look of living and loving two cultures." School Library Journal, September 1, "Jasmine Skies would be a good companion to read during studies of India and also for culturally balanced Jasmine skies book Whitman, Albert & Company.

Get this from a library. Jasmine Skies. [Sita Brahmachari] -- Mira Levenson is excited to visit India for the first time. But upon arriving she is hurled into new sights, sounds, sweltering heat, and deeply buried family secrets. From the moment Mira meets Janu. Find books like Jasmine Skies from the world’s largest community of readers.

Goodreads members who liked Jasmine Skies also liked: The Girl of Ink and St. Mira was first introduced in Mira in the Present Tense, but Jasmine Skies can stand alone and provides an evocative look of living and loving two cultures.

- School Library Journal Jasmine Skies would be a good companion to read during studies of India and also for culturally balanced collections. Jasmine Skies is actually a beautiful story for pre-teens to read and I would recommend it to parents who want their young daughter to read a book that doesn’t revolve around beautiful paranormal heroes and a fantasy world.

Oh, and adults will love it too- i surely did. /5 rating Purchase book @ Fishpond/ Amazon / Book Depository UK.

Jasmine Skies by Sita Brahmachari Albert Whitman & Co., Mira Levenson travels from London to India to meet her mother’s extended family, losing her luggage along the way. In her possession is her mother’s album she hopes will answer questions as to why her.

NOTE: This title is a Bargain n books are excess inventory or store returns from publishers that are discreetly marked with a small dot or line on the edge of the pages and, while most are in great condition, some books may exhibit minor cosmetic wear and :   Synopsis Mira Levenson is bursting with excitement as she flies to India to stay with her aunt and cousin for the first time.

As soon as she lands Mira is hurled into the sweltering heat and a place full of new sights, sounds, and deeply buried family secretsAuthor: Sita Brahmachari. Jasmine Skies is the sequel to Artichoke Hearts which introduced us to spunky Mira Levenson, who lives in Britain with her dad, Sam, her half Indian mother, Uma, and her twelve year old brother Krish and younger sister Laila.

In Sita Brahmachari's newest novel, Mira is now fourteen years old and on a visit with her mother's relatives in Kolkata, India. Winner of the Waterstones Children’s Book Prize An acclaimed author and playwright, Sita Brahmachari’s debut novel Artichoke Hearts won the Waterstones Children’s Book Prize in Her other novels include Jasmine Skies, Kite Spirit, Red Leaves and Tender Earth.5/5(2).

Get this from a library. Jasmine skies. [Sita Brahmachari] -- "Mira Levenson is bursting with excitement as she flies to India to stay with her aunt and cousin for the first time.

As soon as she lands Mira is hurled into the sweltering heat and a place full of. Jasmine Skies Brahmachari Sita. Language: english. ISBN File: EPUB, MB. Send-to-Kindle or Email. Please login to your account first; You can write a book review and share your experiences.

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J asmine Skies is written by Sita Brahmachari. It is the sequel to Artichoke Hearts. I wasn't really drawn in that much when I read Artichoke Hearts, but Jasmine Skies was the opposite. The Mira Levenson book series by Sita Brahmachari includes books Artichoke Hearts and Jasmine Skies.

See the complete Mira Levenson series book list in order, box sets or. This is the trailer "Jasmine Skies" a new novel by Sita Brahmachari the Waterstones Childrens book prize winning author.

Sita Brahmachari. Sita Brahmachari is a multi-award-winning writer of novels, plays, novellas and short stories.

Sita's first novel, Artichoke Hearts, won the Waterstones Children's Book Award and was voted in the Guardian's top 50 books celebrating diversity since the subsequent Carnegie-nominated novels are: Jasmine Skies, Red Leaves, Tender Earth, Worry Angels and Zebra Crossing 4/5(6).Jasmine Skies Audiobook by Sita Brahmachari Try our site with free audio you like 1 Month unlimited Listening $ Try our site with free audio .Jasmine is a novel by Bharati Mukherjee set in the s about a young Indian woman in the United States who, trying to adapt to the American way of life in order to be able to survive, changes identities several times.

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