Somer's life is everything sheimagined it would be--she'snewly
married and has startedher career as a physician in
SanFrancisco--until she makes the devastatingdiscovery she never
will beable to have children.
The same year in India, a poormother makes the
heartbreakingchoice to save her newborn daughter'slife by giving
her away. It is adecision that will haunt Kavita forthe rest of her
life, and cause aripple effect that travels across theworld and
Asha, adopted out of a Mumbaiorphanage, is the child that
bindsthe destinies of these two women. Wefollow both families,
invisibly connecteduntil Asha's journey of self-discoveryleads her
back to India.
Compulsively readable anddeeply touching, Secret Daughter isa
story of the unforeseen ways inwhich our choices and families
affectour lives, and the indelible power oflove in all its many