By Julie Oakes
When Georgia accepts the project to investigate prostitution in India, she enters blithely, convinced of her skill to stay aim within the face of the tough material. supplied with an Indian consultant, Karma, Georgia feels that she is in charge of her future health and security. yet India, being India, quickly overwhelms her preconceptions as Karma's first try and facilitate her task is to rearrange for her to witness an come upon among a prostitute and a john.
Told in voices, Georgia's and Karma's, Hooks grapples with the discrepancies among a Western and an japanese tackle prostitution in a rustic the place culture, modernity, and necessity solid stressful slants at the truth.
A morality story instructed from significantly diverse own conditions and orientations, Hooks draws within the uninitiated Georgia, as she in flip is helping the grieving Karma to gain a direction clear of his spoiled hopes.
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