The Bridge Home

by Padma Venkatraman Year Published: 2019

Younger sister Viji, encourages her older yet mentally challenged sister Rukku to leave home in the middle of the night after their last incident with their abusive father. The girls go form the country of India to the Inner city where they are thrust into a life of survival, but yet feel more free than they did in their abusive home. She meets boys Mukku and Arul on the bridge where they take shelter and adventure, love and a new family begins.