The mother i never knew by sudha Murty

In this novel there are two strories. In both these stroies there are secrets about the past. But how important these secrets of the past useul in the present.This book quests by two different men both for mothers they never knew they had.

Venkatesh a bank manager gets transferred to Hubli. There to his surprise , he finds his look-alike.He probes and finds that his father has abanded wife and a child who are poor.He decides he must pay his father's debt.

In the second story Mukesh comes to know after his father's death that he is adopted. He goes in search of his biological mother which leads him to Punjab.He is confused. Should he be loyal to his biological mother or thr mother who has brought him up.This novel is touching us both venkatesh and mukesh follow their hearts and th e right thing.