Date: January 9, 2017
TITLE – A FATHER’S LOVE CANNOT BE SERVED ON A PLATTER
LANGUAGE – ENGLISH
WRITTEN IN – 2016
GENRE – LITERARY/CONTEMPORARY FICTION
AUTHOR – TIM I GURUNG
After losing his wife in a car accident, Kumar Ghotane, a Nepali man living in Hong Kong, is left alone to raise his three young daughters. At the time of accident, Maya, the eldest daughter was nine, Chhaya, the middle child was seven, and Daya, the youngest was only five.
The next few years were tough but Kumar rose to the challenge of raising his three daughters with a dedication that was impressive. He never married again, but was content with his life.
As they reached their teenage years’ things become more difficult for Kumar when Chhaya ran away from home and he was left to deal with another loss in his life.
But what happened to the runaway girl? How did Kumar overcome these problems? And just how did this single father cope with the dramas of bringing up three young girls on his own?