1 thought on “Strange Attachment and Other Stories

  1. 27 stories, almost all set in small Bengali villages, each charming in its own way, dealing with village life and family relationships. Many are told from the point of view of children. I was going to give this book 4 stars until I read the last two stories -- one about an old woman, feeling neglected and lonely in an out-of-the way jungle village, who goes to Benares to live out her days but finds herself missing her former life (the longest story in the book); and the last, an absolutely perfe [...]

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