[Epub] ❧ Salaam, Paris Author Kavita Daswani – Dolove.info

Salaam, Paris Tanaya Shah Longs For The Wonderful World Of Paris, The World That She Fell In Love With While Watching Audrey Hepburn In Sabrina So When A Proposal Comes Along For An Arranged Marriage With A Man Who Is Living In Paris, Tanaya Seizes The Chance But Once She Lands In The City, She Shuns The Match A Stroke Of Luck Turns Tanaya Into A Supermodel, And Soon The Traditional Girl Is Cavorting With Rock Stars And Is Disowned By Her FamilyIn Her New Whirlwind Life, She Is Reintroduced To The Man She Was Supposed To Marry, The Man She Now Realizes She Should Have Never Walked Away From, The Man Who Is Her Only Connection To The Family She Longs To Reconcile With, If Only It S Not Too Late


About the Author: Kavita Daswani

Kavita Daswani is an American author who started her career as a journalist for South China Morning Post when she only seventeen She lived in Hong Kong before moving to Los Angeles.Now in her thirties, she has written several novels for grown ups and young adults that represent her passion and love for the Indian culture In her books, we see how young Indian girls are trying to break away from t



10 thoughts on “Salaam, Paris

  1. says:

    This is a fast read, very much in the chicklit genre but at its core has the problem of how far an Indian Muslim girl should determine her own life and how much she should remain true to the traditional way her family are trying to enforce The problem is compounded by the fact she becomes a top m


  2. says:

    Salaam Paris is about a 19 year old Indian Muslim girl, Tanaya Shah, from a conservative family She leaves Mumbai to go to Paris under the guise of meeting the man she has been promised to Once in Paris, she breaks away from her family Ignoring the gnawing guilt of behaving unlike a good Muslim and


  3. says:

    Maybe because I m muslim, I loved the film Sabrina, I seemed to get the gist of the book s message Although it is very un realistic, the way was written does have heart It s not terrible, but not everyone can relate to it, or it s hard to relate to in some aspects of growing up and getting married.I


  4. says:

    I must confess, I have a weakness for this kind of book where a young girl discover a new world, getting completely out of the mold of what was expect of her I specially enjoy this kind of book when it comes label as chick lit.Tanaya, a Muslim girl from Mumbai, just wanted to be in Paris, she wanted to


  5. says:

    This was a last minute, need for fluff read And it was ok But just that, ok The characters are lovely and you kinda sympathise with most of them, but the whole story was just too light Beautiful girl, runs away to foreign country, can t speak language, yet manages to become a top model, who still has eth


  6. says:

    Fantastic A quick read with many emotional roller coasters..It s like watching a Bollywood movie but with substance


  7. says:

    I picked up Salaam, Paris by Kavita Daswani as a sale book, so I didn t have big expectations It s about Tanaya, a young Muslim Indian woman who s always dreamed of living in Paris When her family wants her to marry a Muslim man living in Paris she agrees to go meet him, but instead turns her back on the arr


  8. says:

    Salaam, Paris traces the journey of a young Muslim girl, Tanaya Shah, who hails from a conservative family in Mumbai All her life she had been expected to fit into the cliched role of a housewife, learning how to cook and look after her husband But Tanaya s secret dream is to achieve a zen like satisfaction li


  9. says:

    Now I did like for Matrimonial Purposes and Indie Girl, written by Kavita Daswani Neither is the though provoking depths of Vikram Seth, but they were enjoyable stories, with likable characters and a nice peek into the Indian culture for those who were knew to the culture.And while it was obvious from Indie Girl


  10. says:

    Well as the story began i thought the protagonist was living in a sexist patriarchal muslim society But then as the story progressed she wanted to do than be just a bride She becomes a model and achieves enormous name and fame But still, i guess, it had been instilled in her that the whole reason of her existence


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