Nell Freudenberger was named one of the best 20 under 40 by "The NewYork Times". This acclaimed American young writer is coming up next with a story of Love & marriage, secrets & betrayals which takes us from backyards of America to alleys of Bangladesh….
“The NewlyWeds” is due to release on May 1,2012.
Lets see what Nell has to say through this book. A review…..
Its the story of Amina Mazid, a 24 year old girl moving from Bangladesh to Rochester for love. In the 21st century, she is an online bride, but had it been a 100 years ago she would have been called a mail-order bride. She is married online to George Stillman.
For Amina, George is a man who has offered her a new life & happiness that she can’t find back at home. For George, Amina is a girl who doesn’t play games. But the truth is something else.
Both of them are hiding a secret from each other, someone who they thought, had been left behind in the past. Things get twisted when Amina return back to Bangladesh. Will the secrets & the ocean between them tear apart Amina & George, or will they be able to build a happy life together….?
Fig: Nell Freudenberger
The story of “The NewlyWeds” is about the real-life complications of getting & staying Married. Its a story full of emotions & suspense. Nell who is known for her sly, gimlet eye on sexual, cultural & familial complications of life has found the best environment to apply all 3 of them: the marital life!