Behind The Lie
Author: Asha Nehemiah
Illustrator: Aindri Chakraborty
Publisher: Pratham Books, Storyweaver
AD: Kaveri Gopalakrishnan
The illustrations convey the violence through little visual clues rather than actually show the abuse taking place. In places objects are included as suggestions: like belt draped over sofa, broken chair, half melted ice or packet of peas as cold compress.
My favourite character: Valli
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