Queer Ink Presents Book Reading & Discussion of ‘My Magical Palace’, a Novel by Kunal Mukherjee

American Library in collaboration with Queer Ink presents Book Reading and discussion of ‘My Magical Palace’, a novel by Kunal Mukherjee.

American Library in collaboration with Queer Ink presents Book Reading and discussion of ‘My Magical Palace’, a novel by Kunal Mukherjee. Meet the author for an interactive session on Thursday, October 11th, 2012 at 6.15 pm. Tea will be served prior to the event at 5.30 pm.

Venue: U.S Consulate General, C-49, G Block, Near Trident Hotel, Bandra-Kurla Complex, Bandra East. Mumbai 400051.

Members can borrow the book from the American library or buy it from Queer-Ink athttp://bit.ly/MyMagicalPalace

Synopsis of ‘My Magical Palace’. Haunted by dreams of an unforgettable loss, Rahul, a young man of thirty living in San Francisco, suddenly becomes secretive and withdraws from his partner Andrew. When Andrew discovers that Rahul is still interviewing girls sent by his parents for an arranged marriage, he hands out an ultimatum ?stop living a lie, or give up their relationship?.

In response, Rahul tells Andrew a story. About a boy who lived in a palace. A boy named Rahul.

Set in San Francisco today and in Hyderabad in the early 1970s, My Magical Palace is a sensitive tale about a boy’s coming of age, and the many hurdles he must cross to heal and find himself.

About the author

Broom

Broom lived an ordinary, boring, unhappy and married life till she met the woman that she fell madly in love with at the age of twenty eight. By day, she is a techie. By night - a Walking Dead addict, London exploring, rainbow-loving, champagne socialist.