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The Last Conception

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The Last Conception : A Novel

Constans, Gabriel.

White Bear Lake, MN : Melange Books, LLC, c. 2014.

175 pages ; 23 cm.

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Passionate embryologist, Savarna, is in a complicated relationship, with two different women, when she is told that she Must have a baby. Her conservative East Indian American parents are desperate for her to conceive, in spite of her "not being married". They insist that she is the last in line of a great spiritual lineage. In the process of choosing her lover and having doubts about her ability, or desire to conceive, Savarna begins to question the necessity of biology and lineage within her parents' beliefs and becomes forever fascinated with the process of conception and the definition of family. Threads of Dan Brown (DaVinci Code), Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni (Sister of My Heart) and The L Word (Tv series) flavor this colorful tale of awakening, romance and mystery.

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Control No:

16035

ISBN:

1612358764

Author:

Constans, Gabriel.

Title:

The Last Conception : A Novel / Constans, Gabriel.

Publisher:

White Bear Lake, MN : Melange Books, LLC, c. 2014.

Physical:

175 pages ; 23 cm.

ContentType:

rdacontent txt

MediaType:

rdamedia

CarrierType:

rdacarrier

Summary:

Passionate embryologist, Savarna, is in a complicated relationship, with two different women, when she is told that she Must have a baby. Her conservative East Indian American parents are desperate for her to conceive, in spite of her "not being married". They insist that she is the last in line of a great spiritual lineage. In the process of choosing her lover and having doubts about her ability, or desire to conceive, Savarna begins to question the necessity of biology and lineage within her parents' beliefs and becomes forever fascinated with the process of conception and the definition of family. Threads of Dan Brown (DaVinci Code), Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni (Sister of My Heart) and The L Word (Tv series) flavor this colorful tale of awakening, romance and mystery.

Subject:

East Indian People--Fiction

Subject:

Asian People--Fiction.

Subject:

Family relationships

Subject:

Familial Expectations.

Cataloger:

jok

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