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The White Tiger: A Novel (Man Booker Prize)

By: "Adiga, Aravind"

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Free Press:

Seller ID: 9781416562603

ISBN: 1416562605

Condition: GOOD


The white tiger of this novel is Balram Halwai, a poor Indian villager whose great ambition leads him to the zenith of Indian business culture, the world of the Bangalore entrepreneur. On the occasion of the president of China s impending trip to Bangalore, Balram writes a letter to him describing his transformation and his experience as driver and servant to a wealthy Indian family, which he thinks exemplifies the contradictions and complications of Indian society. The White Tiger recalls The Death of Vishnu and Bangkok 8 in ambition, scope, and narrative genius, with a mischief and perso... View more info

Ha-Tigris Ha-Lavan (The White Tiger)

By: "Adiga, Aravind"

Price: $44.95

Publisher: 2008

Seller ID: 6-7T023

ISBN: 9654826690

Condition: NEAR FINE


"As new except for faintest soil to exterior and light, tiny corner bump. ""follows a darkly comic Bangalore driver through the poverty and corruption of modern India’s caste society. “This is the authentic voice of the Third World, like you've never heard it before” (John Burdett, Bangkok 8).""" View more info