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Animal's people

Author: Indra Sinha
Publisher: New York : Simon & Schuster, 2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st Simon & Schuster hardcover edView all editions and formats
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Ever since That Night, the residents of Khaufpur have lived a perilous existence. Their world is poisoned. Nobody has received compensation or help for the chemical leak, least of all Animal, as he is known, whose spine twisted at a young age, leaving him to walk on all fours. Though he inhabits a dark kind of half-life, he knows what love is. He has long harboured feelings for his friend Nisha but since she is  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Humorous fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Indra Sinha
ISBN: 9781416578789 1416578781 9781416578857 1416578854
OCLC Number: 174501478
Description: 374 pages ; 25 cm
Responsibility: Indra Sinha.
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Ever since That Night, the residents of Khaufpur have lived a perilous existence. Their world is poisoned. Nobody has received compensation or help for the chemical leak, least of all Animal, as he is known, whose spine twisted at a young age, leaving him to walk on all fours. Though he inhabits a dark kind of half-life, he knows what love is. He has long harboured feelings for his friend Nisha but since she is enamoured of his friend Zafar he cannot even allow himself to hope. When Elli Barber arrives, an "Amrikan" keen to set up a free clinic to help the victims of the disaster, deep suspicion arises amongst the community. Animal resolves to turn the situation to his advantage and starts to investigate Elli's motives.

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