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Funny boy : a novel

Author: Shyam Selvadurai
Publisher: San Diego : Harcourt Brace, 1997.
Series: Harvest book.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st Harvest edView all editions and formats
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A coming of age story about Arjun Chelvaratnam, who struggles with his homosexuality, entering into an affair with a schoolmate and breaking not only sexual taboos, but also social structures that separate the Tamil and Sinhalese.
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Genre/Form: Domestic fiction
Fiction
Bildungsromans
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Shyam Selvadurai
ISBN: 015600500X 9780156005005
OCLC Number: 36520971
Notes: "A marvelous novel about growing up gay in Sri Lanka ..."--Cover.
Awards: Lambda Literary Award, 1996
Description: 310 pages ; 21 cm.
Contents: Pig's can't fly --
Radha Aunty --
See no evil, hear no evil --
Small choices --
The best school of all --
Riot journal: an epilogue.
Series Title: Harvest book.
Responsibility: Shyam Selvadurai.
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A coming of age story about Arjun Chelvaratnam, who struggles with his homosexuality, entering into an affair with a schoolmate and breaking not only sexual taboos, but also social structures that separate the Tamil and Sinhalese.

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