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  • Paperback
  • 272
  • Tender Hooks
  • Moni Mohsin
  • English
  • 16 January 2019
  • 9780307889249

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summary ë eBook or Kindle ePUB ´ Moni Mohsin review Tender Hooks × eBook or Kindle ePUB Mbs her way through weddings sheddings GTs get togethers of course and ladies' lunches trying to find a suitable girl from the right bagground she discovers to her dismay that her cousin has his own ideas about his perfect mate And secretly she may even agreeFull of wit and wickedness and as clever as its heroine is clueless Duty Free is a delightful romp through Pakistani high society. I got this book from Read It Forward a great score I m normally pretty wary of Jane Austen knockoffs but this loose retelling of the Emma story is enough of a departure from the original that I wasn t constantly comparing the two And it s still similar enough that you get a thrill recognizing parallel plot points and characters The story is a cultural satire set in modern day Lahore Pakistan The unnamed narrator is charged by her aunt with finding her cousin Jonkers a wife The narrator and her family excluding her bore husband and son are obsessed with wealth and class Confessions of a Listmaniac The Life and Times of Layla the Ordinary romp through Pakistani high society. I got this book from Read It Forward a great score I m normally pretty wary of Jane Austen knockoffs but this loose The Penguin Food Guide to India retelling of the Emma story is enough of a departure from the original that I wasn t constantly comparing the two And it s still similar enough that you get a thrill Witness in Death recognizing parallel plot points and characters The story is a cultural satire set in modern day Lahore Pakistan The unnamed narrator is charged by her aunt with finding her cousin Jonkers a wife The narrator and her family excluding her bore husband and son are obsessed with wealth and class

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summary ë eBook or Kindle ePUB ´ Moni Mohsin review Tender Hooks × eBook or Kindle ePUB Jane Austen's Emma transported to the outrageous social melee of 21st century LahoreOur plucky heroine's cousin Jonkers has been dumped by his low class slutty secretary and our heroine has been charged with finding him a suitable wife a rich fair beautiful old family type uickly But between you me and the four walls who wants to marry poor plain hapless JonkersAs our heroine social cli. I wouldn t go so far as saying it is an amazing satire on high society life in Pak or that it offers a brilliant social commentary But it endeavors to do one thing and does it amazingly well that is to make you laugh A laugh riot and I loved it In doing so the author has twisted and turned phrases and developed her own brand of English Your likingnot liking it would depend on whether you take to the language or notActual rating 45 stars

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summary ë eBook or Kindle ePUB ´ Moni Mohsin review Tender Hooks × eBook or Kindle ePUB Though even as it makes you cry with laughter it makes you wince at the gulf between our heroine's glitteringly shallow life and the country that is falling apart day by day around her Louboutin clad feet Moni Mohsin already a huge bestseller in India has been hailed as a modern day Jane Austen and compared to Nancy Mitford and Helen Fielding Duty Free is social satire at its biting bes. This is my first Pakistani chick lit and it oddly really reminded me of The Wag s Diary This is because the main character Butterfly is a stuck up fashion loving spa hopping lady She thinks the most important things in life are status and money However despite this she still ends up being somewhat loveable and it s hard not to like herShe does dismiss things like bombs and the Taliban mainly upset not because of the lives that have been lost but because she can no longer go to hotels etc well that s until she gets herself caught in a scary situation The plot in the book is


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