Guruprasad Kadur


This novel The Coffee Track is based on the researches into the authors own ‘roots’, based on a few leads that extended back about 150 years. This novel was first published by Strategic Book Publishing and Rights Co., USA and this is the re-edited Indian edition. The narrative is about an orthodox Brahmin family that originated from a place where coffee is grown on mountain slopes. Although deeply rooted in tradition and Vedic culture, this family is swept by the historical and social changes that were inevitable with the passage of time. The old traditions undergo modifications, adopt new values and expand the meaning of old values with each generation. The novel reconstructs the old...

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A bold and righteous girl born to enjoy life on her terms, Aranye has no qualms about throwing society’s norms to the winds. When her carefree existence is rocked by the turbulence of a broken heart, she turns to her career in science and her mentor Pavan to anchor her. However Pavan’s loneliness pulls her in and the mystery of his shrouded past deepens the allure for her. And what started as friendship becomes something much, much more. Few years later, Aranye is getting married but fate .....' Fate however, steps in. And an earthquake and a tragedy snaps her back to her destiny. Where friendships move beyond the accepted norms and relationships are shrouded in secrecy, every...

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