Posts tagged Homesick

Aunty Ithalie’s Love Cake

Ok, how can you resist a recipe called that? The newest installment in the Reading Group Center's mouthwatering Recipe by the Book series focuses on Homesick, the debut novel by Roshi Fernando. In the novel, Fernando weaves together the lives of an extended Sri Lankan family. What more delicious accompaniment to this book than Fernando’s grandmother’s recipe for “Love Cake”? Click it to read it.

“Homesick captures a fascinating world unseen by most of us: that of the Sri Lankan diaspora in England. Fernando’s characters come alive and their passions and troubles are rendered beautifully in her writing.” —Abraham Verghese, author of Cutting for Stone
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“Homesick captures a fascinating world unseen by most of us: that of the Sri Lankan diaspora in England. Fernando’s characters come alive and their passions and troubles are rendered beautifully in her writing.” —Abraham Verghese, author of Cutting for Stone

Enter to win a copy of Homesick on the First Lit Facebook page