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The woes of middle-classes ripened by bigotry and communalism are highlighted with sheer accuracy throughout the manuscript. And Rohinton Mistry really is one of the finest writers I’ve ever had the privilege of coming across. He said he had no money, but he was hungry–just imagine the maaderchod’s courage.

This book makes me thankful for living in countries that provide good health care and a relatively good social standard for Mafters. Jun 22, Tejaswini rated it really liked it Shelves: More specifically, it follows three generations of ,istry Parsi family living in modern Mumbai formerly Bombay.

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I’m obviously not finished with the book yet Thanks for telling us about the problem. Apr 02, Sharon rated it it was amazing Shelves: Mattegs few of my personal book lovers don’t e-read, so it’s important for me to give or share physical books.

When you read stories about rohintom people have a hard time because they get caught in a war or a storm or genocide, you watch them fight to survive and you feel a bit of hope for mankind.

Each sketched characters defines the ebb and flow of life and its greatness that we as children dream to achieve. There rohinfon fantastic characters in this book, often the minor ones were the most memorable – the scribe who reads and writes letters for illiterate workers, the enthusiastic handyman who vastly overestimates his abilities.


Life is a struggle for so many. This is an exquisite novel. Teatime for the Firefly.

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The acridity of my parched throat makes me think about my death. I get frustrated and unhappy. Nariman Vakeel is a 79 year old widower forces by circumstances and parents to reject his true love and marry within the Parsi community.

Tell A Thousand Lies. You knew none of it was real, but it let you imagine there was a better world somewhere. Hmmm, our daughter’s 30th birthday View all 8 comments.

The point of view is third-person omniscient, with special care given to Jehangir, who is the youngest and most impressionable when Nariman moves in. We assume old people are not right in their heads.

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A simple single act changes everything. His step-children, Coomy and Jal, have a spacious apartment in the inaptly named Chateau Felicitybut are too squeamish and resentful to tend to his physical needs. Family Matters 24 31 Oct 24, In other ways, it’s more like Such A Long Journey, with its focus on familial affairs and a relative tunnel vi It’s a classic Rohinton Mistry, nobody expects the man to paint happy little rainbows, but melancholia seeps through the pages of Family Matters. A Place Called Winter.

Subscribed unsubscribe Subscribe Subscribe. Nariman ‘s stepchildren carried resentment toward him.

Well, I read this the whole way through and Steve Urkel didn’t appear once, folks. Mistry is not trying to wow anyone through crash-boom-bang events, yet even in its subtlety this story had a Shakespearean sense of tragedy and betrayal and loss bj not just for the family, but for a city whose beauty and vibrance was contantly underscored by corru Took me a while to get into rohinfon one — but once I was in, it was quite a remarkable read.


But in this case, I really must stress that Family Matters is one of the best books I have ever read.

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Funny thing is, in the end, all our stories Jal and Coomy are just so unhappy, fajily lives follow a pattern and they hardly have anything to look forward to, they also believe that Roxanne is luckier than they are, she has fanily all a husband and kids. Jun 18, David Cerruti rated it it was amazing Recommended to David by: There are moments of beautiful emotion balanced against extreme thoughtlessness bordering on hate, described so well I felt I could see the faces, hear the words.

They all seemed to feel family was important, even though each generation eventually succumbs to the constant downpour of the stresses of survival. Yes No Thanks for your feedback! Jehangir and Murad see the new living arrangement as a huge adventure, fighting over whose turn it is to sleep on the balcony there is no room in the flatand airplane-feeding their cherished grandfather his meals.

A Year of Marvellous Ways. The book also portrays the animosity one develops against their own family members as the clock ticks.