ISBN : 978-81-7966-459-9
The novel, Sumangali talks about the pathetic condition of girls caught in the Sumangali scheme of the Mills in Tamilnadu. Muthulakshmi, comes out of her misery with a strong will that radiates optimism. Instead of brooding and bemoaning over her pathetic condition, she accepts it, adjusts herself to it and finally achieves a rare and enviable state of contentment. This little girl’s life is not only something to be wondered at but is also something from which we all have to learn a handful of lessons.