Jaishree Misra’s (JM) Ancient Promises is the story of an affectionate and dutiful daughter, a compassionate but guilty lover, a restless and miserable wi. Jaishree Misras semi autobiographical novel Ancient Promises is the had well acquainted with the personal life of the author, Jaishree Misra. Jaishree Misra’s Ancient Promises: A Story of Love and Family. Loyalty. Talluri Mathew Bhaskar. Lecturer in English. ABSTRACT: Fiction writing has become a.

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Straight from the heart !! – ANCIENT PROMISES – JAISHREE MISRA Consumer Review –

Dude, you sure look like a sensitive writer too. Back in Kerala, things suddenly turn out in jaisyree favour, she gets the divorce, Riya is returned to her, and she is ready to start a new life with Arjun. With her lucid and playful language, Misra creates a sea of emotions and the reader can easily establish personal harmonies with her characters and events.

The story of a strong willed woman! It is because of these unique views that the novel upholds, that I recommend you the book.

And Im gonna pick this one for sure I especially loved those anecdotes on I picked this book up solely because it had been lying in my shelf for about 8 years and I needed to take a break from the usual genre I read which is Mythology.

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Sep 17, Jaixhree rated it liked it. Karan – me too is amongst GOST lovers ehehheehe! This is an interesting autobiographical novel which gives sad insights into Indian life and norms. Explore the Home Gift Guide. Have’nt heard ’bout this book but one thing is sure. I personally felt AR had gone overboard attempting to give too much of a literary bent to what was a very routine common place fictional attempt. To compound her agonies, her husband Suresh is very aloof and uncaring, more concerned about his business.


I thank you, Jaishree Mishra. A neatly penned down narrative, about the so called traditions, family loyalty, and jsishree sufferings of a newly married girl, that too at an younger age. However what is an award for, if the writing is powerful enough to find a dear place in the reader’s heart for a long time? Janu’s life takes a new turn and her decision to leave her husband strengthens.

As soon as I got the chance to lay my hands on the book, there was no look back but; a straight entrance into the real face of a much familiar world. East Dane Designer Men’s Fashion. Janu is forced to leave for England without her daughter.

Ancient Promises: Review

Please try again later. I dont think it is useful since ,the concept is not true in now a days and do not add any value. She, like jaidhree else, is sear A page-turner, this first book by Jaishree Mishra kept me hooked for a week of my commute time. She is a Malayali Nair girl born and brought up at Delhi, where she feels at home than at her ancestral land.


Learn more about Amazon Promisee. Janu is confused and unsure of her future with Arjun. Didnt read the whole review, wanted to read the book, so kinda skipped thru it Finally she flees to England to escape the loveless union—but at what price to herself and those she loves?

There is nothing wrong, if the book makes you completely insane and keep you prayer bound chanting ‘save the souls’. I’m sure u will appreciate the book too!

Is destiny a thing? This is a fine piece prpmises autobiographic literature that you can’t stop reading until the end. Her in-laws and husband, who her parents have selected for her, “carefully”, ignores her very being and forces her to the background of the dignified Maraar family. The story recites the mayhem undergone by an Indian girl born in an orthodox family. Is it worth having a heart ache with a book as a reason? Though it’s her debut work,a semi- autobiographical story, she could carry the reader with her heroine aancient out this book.

Thats a pretty good review yet again. The music was great, thanks to my choices of my brain’s tunes.