The story begins as Anil’s mother is getting a lavish feast and ceremony ready to bless Anil before he leaves his family home in India to study medicine in America. Anil is the cherished eldest son and is the first of his large family to attend college or leave India.
As he strives to be the best doctor possible, living in Texas and working at one of the best hospital’s in America, changes him. He must seek the wisdom his father has left him and decide where he will settle down…….in India or America.
The reviewer liked this book because Anil goes through many major life decisions in this story. Anil comes from a large, well-to-do family but has to face failure, disappointment and hardship along the way. The reviewer especially enjoyed this book's unexpected but satisfying ending.