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The mistress of spices, Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni

Label
The mistress of spices
Title
The mistress of spices
Statement of responsibility
Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A magic realism tale on Tilo, a woman from India who is given immortality by the gods as long as she remains chaste. In her old age Tilo ends up in California, running a spice shop and helping immigrants. One day enters Raven, a handsome American, and Tilo transforms herself into a beautiful woman for a night of love. Now she must pay the price
Summary
Tilo, an Indian clairvoyant, becomes queen of the pirates who kidnapped her for her powers, and she gains immortality and the skills of a mistress of spices, which she uses to help mortals before falling in love with Raven
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
024380
Cataloging source
JDP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1956-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Divakaruni, Chitra Banerjee
Dewey number
813
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Spices
  • Oakland (Calif.)
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Spices
  • California
Target audience
adult
Label
The mistress of spices, Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm38749388
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
1st Anchor Trade paperback ed.
Extent
338 pages
Isbn
9780385482387
Lccn
96023767
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)38749388
Label
The mistress of spices, Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm38749388
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
1st Anchor Trade paperback ed.
Extent
338 pages
Isbn
9780385482387
Lccn
96023767
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)38749388

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