AudioFile - Find your next great audiobook
Get our Newsletter

KOYAL DARK, MANGO SWEET

by | Read by Vaishali Sharma

Young Adult Young Adult • 5 hrs. • Unabridged • © 2006

A lovely lilt characterizes Vaishali Sharma's Indian-accented English for this novel set in contemporary Mumbai. She infuses energy and vivacity into the coming-of-age story, portraying the protagonist's resistance to traditional marriage practices with a vibrant spirit. The author's depiction of the mores and manners of this world will remind some listeners of the work of Jane Austen; Sharma renders these elements with precise diction. Her dialogue has a realistic sound, and she differentiates characters effectively with tone, pitch, and pace. The mother is particularly distinguishable from the numerous other female characters. This is a distinctive title in the growing volume of Indian novels written in English. M.R. © AudioFile 2013, Portland, Maine [Published: JULY 2013]

Advertisement

Formats

Digital Download • Audible, Inc. • 2013

DD ISBN $14.95

Get our Newsletter
Connect with AudioFile
envelope

AudioFile Newsletter

Let us recommend your next great audiobook!

No algorithms here!
We pick great audiobooks for you.
Sign up for our free newsletter with audiobook love from AudioFile editors.

If you are already with us, thank you! Just click X above.

×

Thank you for signing up.

×

Thanks!

Thank you for contacting us!

Our group will review and follow up within 72 hours.
Thanks for your interest!

Back Home ×