Climbing the Mango Trees: A Memoir of a Childhood in India, by Madhur Jaffrey

Written by the celebrated actress and author of several books of Indian cookery, this memoir tells of a life growing up in Delhi and Kampur in the midst of Hindus and Muslims and with traditional British influences as well.  Jaffrey was one of 6 children in a privileged and cosmopolitan family.   Recipes are included.

RATING: * * * A good read
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