The coming-of-age novel aims to give a voice and raise awareness about discrimination and prejudice suffered in India.
You get real good sleep in jail. Especially if you’re hammered.
‘I swear, man, we’re screwed, the whole world is done. Over. … This generation, Emily’s, I swear. They’re worse than we were.’
‘His two huskies pawed at an old dead possum, above them the cicadas were singing at full pitch as warm wind blew through the green leaves like hot breath.’
One last story about the election
“Valeria and Cristina couldn’t go on living together, not in any healthy way. One of them had to get rid of the other.”