I've been meaning to read it since it's by a local author. The story is a little choppy, and the writing could be better.
You'll never look at a samosa quite the same way again. was given this by my father-in-law (ex) with the inscription "Love yourself first" in the front.It's a st Leena is the very definition of a traditional South Asian woman.At first embarrassed by what she sees and learns at the party, Leena soon embarks on a life changing passage of self discovery (pun intended) that causes her traditional Eastern customs to clash with her new found Western behaviour in an endearing and often very funny way. As Leena and her husband explore her ever awakening sexuality, it is presented in a provocative and often hilarious yet never salacious fashion.As a male reader, I can empathize with her poor husband but it was a real pleasure to watch Leena blossom into an empowered sexual being (with often comical and entertaining results - as the title suggests.)Jasmine Aziz is a wonderful writer.I really enjoyed her crisp style - articulate and both sassy and sweet at the same time.This is not only about a woman's search for pleasure, but how being a part of two different cultures affects her view of intimacy, family, and everyday life all with a great sense of humility and a healthy dose of humor.
With all the negative perceptions of how women think they should feel about sex, it's nice to read an honest story about the exploration of erotic passion and what it means to a woman's self-worth.
plus Waltz would have been able to personally select the "male talent."But after Waltz signed the deal, sources tell us, things went sour ...
and somehow Jasmine's "private" homemade XXX flick surfaced on her own website, ...
Substit Sex and Samosas is an emotionally packed book about one woman’s journey as she reflects on her childhood, teen years, marriage and her East Asian culture.
Substitute chocolate for samosas, and North American women will be nodding and identifying with the protagonist thinking, “Yes, that’s my mother…father…grandmother…girlfriend…my life..
Leena was less than enthused when a friend insisted she accompany her to a toy party, it wasn't that she had anything against Barbies or building blocks; it was more that these toys were for grown-ups and she wasn't sure if this was what she needed to spice up a sex life with her husband that was still loving but had become routine.