A review by lauracrawford823
The Bandit Queens by Parini Shroff

adventurous emotional mysterious sad medium-paced
  • Plot- or character-driven? Plot
  • Strong character development? Yes
  • Loveable characters? It's complicated
  • Diverse cast of characters? Yes
  • Flaws of characters a main focus? Yes


I heard about this book on NPR and it sounded like such an interesting plot. This is outside my usual purview and I loved it! There are hard realities throughout the book including domestic violence and infertility. But I loved peeking into another culture, no matter how absurd the plot is!

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