The Henna Artist Summary
Alka Joshi

Everything you need to understand or teach The Henna Artist by Alka Joshi.

  • The Henna Artist Summary & Study Guide
  • 30 The Henna Artist Lessons
  • 20 Activities
  • 180 Multiple Choice Questions
  • 60 Short Essay Questions
  • 20 Essay Questions
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  • ...and more

The Henna Artist Overview

The Henna Artist, a novel by Alka Joshi, tells the story of Lakshmi as she tries to raise her sister Radha after running away from home over a decade prior. But when Radha falls pregnant by the son of one of Lakshmi’s biggest clients, she must come to terms with the loss of her dream or risk losing her family. The novel explores themes of family, castes, and abortion.

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