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Book Review - the Covenant of Water by Abraham Verghese

Hosted by the Consul of the Nairobi Book Group
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Sun 26 May 12:30 - 15:00

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Our book for May is Abraham Veghese’s ‘The Covenant of Water’.

From the New York Times-bestselling author of Cutting for Stone comes a stunning and magisterial epic of love, faith, and medicine, set in Kerala, South India, following three generations of a family seeking the answers to a strange secret.

Spanning the years Protected content 1977, The Covenant of Water is set in Kerala, on India’s Malabar Coast, and follows three generations of a family that suffers a peculiar affliction: in every generation, at least one person dies by drowning—and in Kerala, water is everywhere.
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