Title Kingfishers Catch Fire
Binding Softcover; Mass Market PB
Book Condition Good+
Size 220 pages
Publisher New York Dell c1953,1965
Seller ID 7185
Sunned spine faintly curved, covers chipped and edgeworn, inside covers and pages browned; interior pages clean.; This novel set in India about a widow with two young children was inspired by Godden's own three years in retreat in the Kashmir hill country with her two young daughters.; "A fascinating fictionalized account of Ms. Godden's unusual experiences in India as a single mother with young children." -Recommended by Holly H. of the ATS and AT email discussion group. This title reviewed and recommended on the "Leaves and Pages" blog. Image is actual copy on offer.
British Woman Author India Novel Widow Kashmir