The Feast of Roses: A Novel

The Feast of Roses: A Novel

Indu Sundaresan


the affection tale of Emperor Jahangir and Mehrunnisa, all started within the significantly praised debut novel The 20th Wife, maintains in Indu Sundaresan's lush moment novel, The banquet of Roses. the following, Mehrunnisa comes into Jahangir's harem as his 20th and final spouse. This time Jahangir has married for romance, and contributors of his court docket are apprehensive that Mehrunnisa may possibly exert keep watch over over their futures. Their issues are good based.
Mehrunnisa quickly turns into the main robust girl within the Mughal Empire despite a powerful rival within the imperial harem who has schemed and plotted opposed to her from the beginning. She ideas from in the back of the veil, securing her prestige through forming a junta of types together with her father, brother, and stepson -- and risking all of it, even her daughter, to get what she wishes. yet she by no means loses the affection of the guy who bestows this strength upon her....

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