Tell A Thousand Lies is one of our five favourite tales from India. Glam Magazine, UK (June 2014)
At a time when traditional publishers are churning out mindless bestsellers by celebrity (Indian) authors, it’s such a treat to find an author who writes so engagingly and entertainingly and yet has something vital to say.
-- Ashok Banker, author of 42 books. 2.4 million copies sold worldwide.
Pullamma is your typical sixteen-year-old. She dreams of a husband who will kindly overlook her lack of dowry. Kondal Rao is your typical unscrupulous village elder. He will not let anything get in the way of his pursuit of political power. At the bride-viewing of Pullamma's sister, their lives will collide - and nothing in their lives will ever return to typical.
Note: British/Indian spellings used. These are not typos.