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Dancing to the Flute by Manisha Jolie Amin
  

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A colourful evocation of India and its people, Dancing to the Flute is a magical, heart-warming story of a country's joys and sorrows, the nature of friendship and the astonishing transformative powers of music.

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Synopsis

Dancing to the Flute by Manisha Jolie Amin

Abandoned as a young child, the street urchin Kalu has, against all odds, carved out a life for himself in rural India. One day, a travelling healer overhears Kalu playing a melody through a rolled-up banyan leaf and encourages him to build on his raw musical talent. This chance encounter will lead Kalu on an amazing voyage of self-discovery.

Reviews

'An uplifting message about finding one's place in a crowded and restrictive world' - Good Reading magazine

About the Author

Manisha Jolie Amin was born in Kenya and moved to Australia with her family when she was five. Sydney is her home, although she travels frequently to both India and England to visit family. Manisha lives with her husband, son and cat. Dancing to the Flute is her first novel.

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Book Info

Publication date

30th November 1999

Author

Manisha Jolie Amin

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Literary Fiction
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ISBN

9781846882388

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