Mandala Author:Pearl S. Buck This story takes place in India. A prince decides to build a hotel in one of his castles, due to the changes in government which took away ruling power from Princes and people of a higher caste. Mix in a young, beautiful American woman who is traveling wherever life takes her and you have another wonderful story by Pearl Buck.
How can you go wrong with Pearl Buck. the setting is India at the time of independence from the British Empire. Things that were once taken for granted and taboo change and confuse the earlier ruling princes. This is a story of culture and love and well worth the read.