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Nectar in a Sieve

Nectar in a Sieve

by Kamala Markandaya

Nectar in a Sieve: Farmer in the Dell True or False

1. What do Ruku’s sons do at the tannery?Start a strike
2. Why is Ruku losing her sons?Because they are taking jobs in other cities
3. Whom does Kunthi blackmail?The little girl down the street with the lemonade stand, from whom she demands free lemonade in exchange for her silence about the child’s lack of a business license
4. Why do Ruku and Nathan have to leave their land?Because the tannery buys it from the renter
5. What is Puli missing?His fingers

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