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A Suitable Boy

Author: Vikram Seth
Publisher: London : Phoenix House, 1993.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The tale of Lata's and her mother's attempts to find a suitable boy, through love or through maternal appraisal. Set in post-independence India and involving the lives of four families, it is also an  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Belletristische Darstellung
Domestic fiction
Fiction
History
Love stories
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Vikram Seth
ISBN: 1897580207 9781897580202
OCLC Number: 28105402
Awards: Winner of WH Smith Literary Prize 1994
Winner of The Commonwealth Writers Prize 1994
Winner of WH Smith Annual Literary Award 1994
Short-listed for BBC Big Read Top 100 2003
Description: 1349 p. ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Vikram Seth.

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A phenomenon, a prodigy, a marvel of 19th century storytelling in the language of today . . . It is hard to believe that Seth is only one man. He writes with the omniscience and authority of a large, Read more...

 
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