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The white tiger

The white tiger
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400252227 AFM ADI
Adult Fiction Mystery   Gunnedah . . Available .  
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ISBN 9781848878082
Name Adiga, Aravind, 1974- author.
Title The white tiger Aravind Adiga.
Published London : Atlantic, 2012
Notes Originally published: New York: Free; London: Atlantic, 2008.
Summary Balram was born in a backwater village on the River Ganges, the son of a rickshaw-puller. He works in a teashop, crushing coal and wiping tables, but nurses a dream of escape. When he learns that a rich village landlord needs a chauffeur, he takes his opportunity, and is soon on his way to Delhi at the wheel of a Honda. Amid today's India's cockroaches and call-centres, its 36,000,004 gods, slums, shopping malls, and crippling traffic jams, Balram learns of a new morality at the heart of a new India. Driven by desire to better himself, he comes to see how the Tiger might escape his cage ...through murder.
Subjects Bookclub collection
Chauffeurs -- India -- Bangalore -- Fiction
Poor
Genre Mystery fiction
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