The House of Shadows is a first person account of the trauma an affluent Zamindar’s family in Pakistan endures during the partition of British India where millions were rendered homeless and destitute. The story revolves around the eldest daughter’s stifling marriage, her affair with an officer in the Army and the repercussions that follow.
The narrative is a sensitive portrayal of displaced lives looking for stability in turbulent times.
The author, Nimeran Sahukar is a writer and editor who has lived and worked in New Delhi, India for several years. She has to her credit over twenty published works which include several Biographies for various publishing houses. She now lives in Mumbai and continues to write and edit books.