It gives me very great pleasure to welcome Lainy Malkani, author of Sugar, Sugar to Linda’s Book Bag today. Lainy has delved into the past and created a collection of short stories that reflect Indian voices. She has kindly agreed to tell us a bit about that process today in a fascinating guest post.
Sugar, Sugar is a contemporary collection of short stories which reveals a rich and culturally diverse history behind India’s migrant workers and one of the most abundant and controversial commodities in the world.
Inspired by historical documents between 1838 and 1917, and the living memories of the descendents of indentured workers, Sugar, Sugar, spans five continents, travelling through time uncovering inspiring tales of courage and resilience.
With sugar at its heart, this collection unveils lives…
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