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The god of small things

The god of small things

Author: Arundhati Roy
Publisher: New York : Random House, ©1997.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
The story of an Indian family during the 1969 Communist disturbances in Kerala province. It is told through the eyes of a boy and his sister who are the children of a rich rubber planter. Politics, family drama, illicit love. A debut in fiction.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Domestic fiction
Psychological fiction
Romans, nouvelles, etc
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Roy, Arundhati.
God of small things.
New York : Random House, ©1997
(DLC) 96039190
Material Type: Document, Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Arundhati Roy
ISBN: 9781588367839 1588367835 9780307374677 030737467X
OCLC Number: 638870614
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [Place of publication not identified] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Awards: Man Booker Prize for Fiction, 1997
Description: 1 online resource (xii, 321 pages)
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: Paradise pickles & preserves --
Pappachi's moth --
Big man the Laltain, small man the Mombatti --
Abhilash talkies --
God's own country --
Cochin kangaroos --
Wisdom exercise notebooks --
Welcome home, our Sophie Mol --
Mrs. Pillai, Mrs. Eapen, Mrs. Rajagopalan --
River in the boat --
God of small things --
Kochu Thomban --
Pessismist and the optimist --
Work is a struggle --
Crossing --
Few hours later --
Cochin harbor terminus --
History house --
Saving Ammu --
Madras mail --
Cost of living.
Responsibility: Arundhati Roy.
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'In part a perfectly paced mystery story, in part an Indian Wuthering Heights: a gorgeous and seductive fever dream of a novel, and a truly spectacular debut.'Kirkus 'The God of Small Things Read more...

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