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Yezad

a romance of the unknown

by George Babcock

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Published by Co-operative Publishing Co. in Bridgeport, Conn, New York, N.Y .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Copyright date from verso of t.p.

Statementby George Babcock.
ContributionsCo-operative Publishing Co.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ3.B1143 Ye
The Physical Object
Pagination[8], 463, [1] p. (last p. blank) ;
Number of Pages463
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6649638M
LC Control Number22023719
OCLC/WorldCa5306083

SuperSummary, a modern alternative to SparkNotes and CliffsNotes, offers high-quality study guides that feature detailed chapter summaries and analysis of major themes, characters, quotes, and essay topics. This one-page guide includes a plot summary and brief analysis of Family Matters by Rohinton Mistry. Family Matters is a contemporary novel by Indian-born Canadian writer Rohinton Mistry.   Family Matters is a novel about the emotional, physical, and financial strain of caring for someone who has Parkinson's disease. Family Matters is /5().

  Rohinton Mistry was born in Bombay and now lives near Toronto. His first novel, Such a Long Journey, received, among other awards, the Commonwealth Writers Prize for Best Book of the , A Fine Balance won the second annual Giller Prize and, in , the Los Angeles Times Book Prize for is also the author of Swimming Lessons, a collection of short stories.4/4(37).   This new responsibility for Yezad, who is already besieged by financial worries, proves too much and pushes him into a scheme of deception - with devastating consequences. Wise and compassionate, Family Matters has all the richness, the gentle humour and the narrative sweep that have earned Rohinton Mistry the highest accolades/5(7).

  Working in a book mart next door to Yezad’s employer is Vilas Rane. Vilas sidelines as a letter-writer for illiterates, most of whom have come to Bombay from villages in search of work. And Vilas, writing and reading the ongoing drama of family matters, the endless tragedy and comedy, realised that collectively, the letters formed a pattern.   The Parsis, who inhabit this vibrant and full-bodied novel, are Zoroastrians who fled Iran for India to preserve their faith when Islam was being spread at the point of the sword in the 7th Century.


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The book toggles between Nariman's life - 4/5. Michiko Kakutani reviews book Family Matters by Rohinton Mistry; photo (M) Sections.

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Yezad's return to religion is presented in terms of timelessness, peace and comfort; he perceives his Zoroastrianism as "encoded in blood and bone" (p. ) Yet the novel makes readers all too aware of the destructive aspects of religious belief as well. A superbly well written novel that explores the themes of pride, religion, tolerance and forgiveness in a sharply, sensitive manner.

Whilst set in Mumbai, the author has written about a universal subject that can be applied anywhere in the world.

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I used this book for my IELTS writing preparation along with the book on letter and scored a disappointing /5(). Rohinton Mistry’s enthralling novel is at once a domestic drama and an intently observed portrait of present-day Bombay in all its vitality and corruption. At the age of seventy-nine, Nariman Vakeel, already suffering from Parkinson’s disease, breaks an ankle and finds himself wholly dependent on his family.

In Faber published Mistrys third novel, Family Matters, which was shortlisted for the Man Booker Prize as well as the International IMPAC Dublin Literary Award. It won the Kiriyama Pacific Rim Book Prize for Fiction and the Canadian Authors Association Award. In translation, his work has been published in twenty-nine Edition: New ed.

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They foist Nariman's care onto Roxanna and Yezad. The book deals with the difficulties the couple and their children encounter in their tiny flat in caring for their grandfather and in finding space and money.

Roxanna and Yezad begin to quarrel and each member of the family engages in compromising, questionable5/5(5).A quarter of the way through Family Matters, Yezad divides the Indian authors who write about Partition into two camps.

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