The unlikely adventures of the Shergill sisters: a novel

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"The British-born Punjabi Shergill sisters--Rajni, Jezmeen, and Shirnia--were never close and barely got along growing up, and now as adults, have grown even further apart. Rajni, a school principal is a stickler for order. Jezmeen, a thirty-year-old struggling actress, fears her big break may never come. Shirina, the peacemaking "good" sister married into wealth and enjoys a picture-perfect life. On her deathbed, their mother voices one last wish: that her daughters will make a pilgrimage together to the Golden Temple in Amritsar to carry out her final rites. After a trip to India with her mother long ago, Rajni vowed never to return. But she's always been a dutiful daughter, and cannot, even now, refuse her mother's request. Jezmeen has just been publicly fired from her television job, so the trip to India is a welcome break to help her pick up the pieces of her broken career. Shirina's in-laws are pushing her to make a pivotal decision about her married life; time away will help her decide whether to meekly obey, or to bravely stand up for herself for the first time. Arriving in India, these sisters will make unexpected discoveries about themselves, their mother, and their lives--and learn the real story behind the trip Rajni took with their Mother long ago--a momentous journey that resulted in Mum never being able to return to India again." --
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subject_facetDomestic fiction
Families -- Fiction
India -- Fiction
Large type books
Mothers -- Death -- Fiction
Novels
Panjabis (South Asian people) -- England -- Fiction
Pilgrims and pilgrimages -- India -- Fiction
Sisters -- Fiction
Women travelers -- Fiction
title_displayThe unlikely adventures of the Shergill sisters : a novel
title_fullThe Unlikely Adventures of the Shergill Sisters A Novel
The Unlikely Adventures of the Shergill Sisters [electronic resource] / Balli Kaur Jaswal
The unlikely adventures of the Shergill sisters : a novel / Balli Kaur Jaswal
title_shortThe unlikely adventures of the Shergill sisters
title_suba novel
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Families
Fiction
Literature
Mothers
Panjabis (South Asian people)
Pilgrims and pilgrimages
Sisters
Women travelers