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Mackenzie-born novelist captures South Asian family struggles

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Northern-born novelist Raminder Sidhu

 

Raminder Sidhu's novel, "Tears of Mehndi" captures the family struggles of southeast Asians in British Columbia, and tells the stories of women caught between tradition and western culture. Sidhu was born and raised in Mackenzie, BC. She tells Daybreak's Betsy Trumpener about a conversation in the temple -- that prompted her to write her first book.

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