The Seduction of Silence

The Seduction of Silence

by Bem Le Hunte


Choose Expedited Shipping at checkout for delivery by Wednesday, May 19


Follow Five Generations of One Remarkable Indian Family on a Quest for Enlightenment.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780060573683
Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers
Publication date: 02/17/2004
Edition description: Reprint
Pages: 416
Product dimensions: 5.31(w) x 8.00(h) x 0.94(d)

About the Author

Bem Le Hunte was born in Calcutta to an Indian mother and British father. She grew up in India and London, studied anthropology at Cambridge, and worked as a university lecturer and copywriter before moving to the Himalayas to have a baby and write this book. She now lives in California with her husband and two sons.

What People are Saying About This

Geraldine Brooks

“There is real enchantment here...[in] prose as vivid and arresting as a marigold. I couldn’t put it down.”

Thomas Keneally

“The Seduction of Silence is a work of persuasive imagination...such scope, power and narrative charm...ample and fascinating.”

Lalita Tademy

“An unexpected delight... [Le Hunte] gives new meaning to the search for spiritual fulfillment.”

Customer Reviews