Gifted

Gifted

A Novel

Book - 2007
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A fourteen-year-old Indian girl named Rumi Vasi is blessed with an almost supernatural gift for mathematics. This gift may open many doors for her, and also for her family. As Rumi grows older however, her love of numbers starts to fade and her interest in friendship and spicy foods grows.
Publisher: [Toronto] : Bond Street Books, c2007
Description: 273 p
ISBN: 9780385663816
0385663811
Branch Call Number: Lalw

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jcfalzoi Mar 26, 2015

Fantastic writing, very vivid and beautiful use of language. A book for those who appreciate writing itself as well as compelling story. 5 stars.

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nelll
Mar 11, 2013

a lovely book - makes you want not to push your child too far.

jenniferria Sep 13, 2009

“Gifted” is told with such heart-wrenching clarity that Lalwani develops an immense amount of empathy for her main character, Rumi, right from the beginning. As the story unfolds and the true extent of Rumi’s plight becomes clearer the reader is compelled to consider the social context in which such as scenario could take place.

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