Publisher: Niyogi Books
New York City-based writer, Shaili Kapoor, is shocked to find out that her mother, Meena Kapoor, has drowned herself in Pashan Lake in Pune, India. Apart from her childhood friend Supriya, her mother was the only connection Shaili had with India over the past fifteen years. When Shaili’s father found out about her divorce, he was livid and had ostracized Shaili.
By the time Shaili reaches India for the last rites, she discovers a secret about the mother she worshipped and the father she loathed. Perfectly Untraditional unravels unconventional and untold tales of families, friendships, love, loyalty, relationships, and tradition.