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By Akhil Sharma

“A strong debut novel that establishes Sharma as a ideally suited storyteller.”—Philadelphia Inquirer

Ram Karan, a corrupt respectable in New Delhi, lives along with his widowed daughter and his little granddaughter. Bumbling, unhappy, ironic, Ram is additionally a guy corroded through a negative mystery. Taking the reader down right into a global of feuding households and politics, An Obedient Father is a piece of infrequent sensibilities that provides a personality as formulated, humorous, and morally ambiguous as any of Dostoevsky’s antiheroes.

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