Fiction, imaginative work that is, is not dropped like a pebble upon the ground, as science may be; fiction is like a spider's web, attached ever so lightly perhaps, but still attached to life at all four corners.”
Shona Patel was born in 1959 in a remote tea plantation in Assam, India. The daughter of a tea planter, she drew upon her personal observations and experiences to create the vivid characters and setting for TEATIME FOR THE FIREFLY. An honors graduate in...
Shona’s Favorite Books
The Namesake The things they carried Love in the time of cholera The glass castle The Poisonwood Bible To kill a mockingbird