The Henna Artist by Alka Joshi

The Henna Artist is a beautiful story of sisterhood, entrepreneurial spirit, and female agency. The drama lies in the relationship between Lakshmi and her younger sister, Radha; two generations of women raised in trauma whose lives intersect in heartbreaking ways. Lakshmi is a henna artist by trade, weaving her way into high society as she weaves promises of the future in her henna. Her clients adore her and are astounded by her heart. They say she has the gift of prophecy. But even she couldn't see what would happen when the teenage sister she never knew arrives on her doorstep…

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Add this to your book list soon! The Henna Artist is Crawford's Books February Book Club pick. Grab your copy today and then join the virtual meeting on February 11, from 6:30-7:30pm.

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