Susannah Clapp, 1 October 1987
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Bantam, 225 pp., £10.95, September 1987, 0 593 01365 4Show More
Her Mother’s Daughter by Marilyn French.
Heinemann, 756 pp., £10.95, October 1987, 0 434 27200 0Show More
The Wedding of Jayanthi Mandel by Sara Banerji.
Gollancz, 208 pp., £10.95, September 1987, 0 575 03984 1Show More
“... A persuasive picture of a woman with a vivid personality who gets what she wants is supplied by Sara Banerji in The Wedding of Jayanthi Mandel. It is surprising that this should be so, since the woman in question is party to an arranged Hindu marriage, and could be thought to have little room for manoeuvre: her glamorous sister-in-law causes ...”