How to describe such magnificent book except by saying that : it MUST be read.
It is not a love story in the strictu sensu, on the contrary, it shows how love is close to hate.
The plot engages us into the story of India still under British rule where a lot of social conventions and prejudice among other factors.
The end still brings big and unexpected surprises, I won’t spoil this fabulous end.
There is sequel to this book, The Veil of Illusion.