The Violet Shyness of Their Eyes (Hardcover)

Notes from Nepal

By Barbara J. Scot

Calyx Books, 9780934971362, 288pp.

Publication Date: January 1, 1993

Other Editions of This Title:
Hardcover (1/1/1993)
Paperback (5/1/2005)

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A moving account of a western woman's transformative sojourn in Nepal as she reaches mid-life

About the Author

Barbara Scot lived and taught in Nepal for a year and returned in 2004 to update this book. The first edition of Violet Shyness received the PNBA Book Award. Other publications include Prairie Reunion (Farrar Strauss) which received a New York Times Notable Book Citation and The Stations at Still Creek (Sierra Club Books).