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Adiga, Aravind

Overview
Works: 78 works in 352 publications in 9 languages and 10,575 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Short stories  Epistolary fiction  Psychological fiction  Detective and mystery stories 
Roles: Creator, Contributor
Classifications: PR9619.4.A35, 823.92
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Publications about Aravind Adiga
Publications by Aravind Adiga
Most widely held works about Aravind Adiga
 
Most widely held works by Aravind Adiga
The white tiger : a novel by Aravind Adiga( Book )
73 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 3,517 libraries worldwide
Balram Halwai is a complicated man. Servant. Philosopher. Entrepreneur. Murderer. Over the course of seven nights, by the scattered light of a preposterous chandelier, Balram tells the terrible and transfixing story of how he came to be a success in life--having nothing but his own wits to help him along
Last man in tower : a novel by Aravind Adiga( Book )
38 editions published between 1220 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,211 libraries worldwide
A riveting story of money and power, luxury and deprivation, set in the booming city of Mumbai. Real estate developer Dharmen Shah rose from nothing to create an empire and hopes to seal his legacy with a building named the Shanghai, which promises to be one of the city's most elite addresses. He offers a generous buyout to the residents of Vishram Society's Tower A, a once respectable, now crumbling apartment building. But one resident-- Masterji-- refuses to abandon the building he has long called home
Between the assassinations by Aravind Adiga( Book )
39 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,735 libraries worldwide
In this short story collection set in the Indian city of Kittur sometime between the assassination of Indira Gandhi in 1984 and that of her son Rajiv in 1991, Adiga creates a cast of characters--from a twelve-year old boy to a Marxist-Maoist Party member--who are immersed in class struggles and their own personal denouements
The white tiger a novel by Aravind Adiga( Sound Recording )
24 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 1,110 libraries worldwide
Relocating to New Delhi when he is offered a new job, Balram Halwai is disillusioned by the city's twenty-first-century materialism and technology-spawned violence, a circumstance that forces him to question his loyalties, ambitions, and past
Last man in tower [a novel] by Aravind Adiga( Sound Recording )
15 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 631 libraries worldwide
Real estate developer Dharmen Shah's offer to buy out the residents of Vishram Society, a formerly respectable, now crumbling apartment complex that abuts the infamous Dharavi slums, is more than generous. But one man stands in the way of Shah's luxury high-rise. Masterji, a retired schoolteacher who will not leave his home in Vishram's Tower A. Shah is a dangerous man to refuse, but as the demolition deadline looms, Masterji's neighbors, friends who have become enemies, acquaintances turned co- conspirators, may stop at nothing to score their payday
Between the assassinations by Aravind Adiga( Sound Recording )
4 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 197 libraries worldwide
A portrait of contemporary Indian life in Kittur, India through the exploits of a series of original and captivating characters
De Witte Tijger by Aravind Adiga( Book )
6 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in Dutch and held by 138 libraries worldwide
Een arme Indiase jongeman kan de verleiding van het grote geld niet weerstaan
Tigre blanco by Aravind Adiga( Book )
8 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in Spanish and held by 133 libraries worldwide
Balram Halwai es un hombre complicado. Sirviente. Filósofo. Empresario. Asesino. Durante siete noches, a la luz mortecina de una ridícula araña, Balram nos cuenta su historia. Nacido en una villa en el corazón de la India, se formó un sueño en su cabeza: el de escapar de la orilla del Ganges, en cuyas oscuras profundidades se han podrido generaciones enteras. Para ello se traslada a Delhi, donde será contratado como chófer. Mientras los otros sirvientes hojean la última revista de sucesos, Balram empieza a vislumbrar cómo el Tigre va a poder escapar de su jaula. Claro que ¿qué hombre de éxito no se ha visto obligado a derramar un poco de sangre en su camino a la cima?
Tussen de aanslagen by Aravind Adiga( Book )
2 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in Dutch and held by 92 libraries worldwide
Beschrijving van de denkbeeldige Indiase stad Kittur en de belevenissen van haar bewoners in de jaren tachtig van de 20e eeuw
De laatste man in de toren by Aravind Adiga( Book )
1 edition published in 2011 in Dutch and held by 92 libraries worldwide
Een oude man houdt als enige stand tegen een projectontwikkelaar terwijl zijn medebewoners van een wooncommune in Mumbai langzaam van vriend in vijand veranderen omdat hij weigert mee te werken aan een lucratieve oplossing
Der weisse Tiger : Roman by Aravind Adiga( Book )
15 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in German and English and held by 64 libraries worldwide
En indisk forretningsdrivende sender en række breve til den kinesiske præsident i anledning af dennes besøg i Bangalore, og i dem fortæller han om sit liv, der har formet sig som en både komisk, tragisk og amoralsk rejse ind i det nye teknologifikserede Indien
Bai lao hu by Aravind Adiga( Book )
3 editions published in 2009 in Chinese and held by 63 libraries worldwide
Le tigre blanc by Aravind Adiga( Book )
6 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in French and held by 51 libraries worldwide
Dans une lettre au premier ministre chinois en visite en Inde, Balram Halwai raconte son histoire, celle d'un laissé pour compte du miracle économique indien. Enfant intelligent mais d'une extraction si misérable qu'il ne peut terminer ses études secondaires, il devient le chauffeur d'un nouveau riche de Delhi. Il découvre une Inde prospère et rutilante dont il sera toujours exclu. Premier roman.--[Memento]
La tigre bianca by Aravind Adiga( Book )
4 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in Italian and held by 37 libraries worldwide
El faro de los libros by Aravind Adiga( Book )
2 editions published in 2010 in Spanish and held by 35 libraries worldwide
En este libro de cuentos, Adiga nos habla de la vida en la pequeña ciudad de Kittur, India, entre los años 1984 ( asesinato de Indira Ghandi) y 1991 (asesinato de su hijo Rajiv)
Between the assasinations by Aravind Adiga( Sound Recording )
10 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in English and held by 34 libraries worldwide
A novel told through a collection of 12 short stories, Adiga tackles both the injustices and humorous ironies of Indian life. He weaves together the overlapping lives of the residents of Kittur, a fictional town in India where people are struggling to deal with the changes brought about by the assassinations of Prime Minister Gandhi and her son Rajiv
Zwischen den Attentaten Geschichten aus einer Stadt by Aravind Adiga( Book )
3 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in German and held by 32 libraries worldwide
Fra due omicidi by Aravind Adiga( Book )
3 editions published in 2010 in Italian and held by 31 libraries worldwide
The White Tiger by Aravind Adiga( Book )
2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 30 libraries worldwide
Belyĭ tigr by Aravind Adiga( Book )
1 edition published in 2010 in Russian and held by 26 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Aravind Adiga 1974-....
アディガ, アラヴィンド
Languages
English (205)
German (17)
Spanish (10)
Dutch (9)
Italian (7)
French (6)
Chinese (3)
Arabic (1)
Russian (1)
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