"In the Shadow of the Banyan is a powerful and eye-opening read. It's an incredible story of coming to terms with life in a place that is not your own and the struggle of being the outsider. Ratner's writing is riveting and honest, and leaves you feeling a complete sense of hope for her characters."-AnnikaI loved this book! The author beautifully describes the life of an immigrant in America, especially when they are a young
I cannot imagine my life without this book. It's one of the few that I've read more than once and I am so grateful that I found it. It's a classic, a timeless work of art that will keep you up all night long and make you want to live your life to the fullest in its pages. Read it if you don't know what to read next. Read it if you're looking for your next favorite book.-Megan
My name is Sonya and I am writing to tell you about a new book that I loved. It is called "IN THE SHADOW OF THE BANYAN" and it is a true story about the author's experience in India. It is the most beautiful story of love, grief, and loss.I read the book because I am interested in Indian culture and wanted to learn more about the country. The book gave me insight into the thoughts and feelings of a person who is
I needed to write a literature review about In The Shadow Of The Banyan and Phobos books. I read In The Shadow Of The Banyan with pleasure and got an A+ for my book review. Vaddey Ratner is a wonderful writer.