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The god of small things / Arundhati Roy.

Roy, Arundhati. (Author).
Book Book (c1997.)
Description: xii, 321 p. ; 22 cm.
Publisher: New York : Random House, c1997.
17 of 24 copies available at NOBLE (All Libraries).
0 current holds with 24 total copies.
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Beverly Farms Adult Fiction Fiction/ Roy (Text to Phone) Available -
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Bunker Hill Community College Stacks PR9499.3 R59 G63 1997 (Text to Phone) Long Overdue 10/23/2017
Danvers Adult Fiction Fic / Roy (Text to Phone) Checked out 05/23/2018
Endicott College General Collection PR 9499.3 .R59 G63 1998 (Text to Phone) Available -
Everett - Parlin Memorial Adult Fiction Roy (Text to Phone) Long Overdue 05/16/2016
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Melrose Adult Fiction (Main Floor) Fiction Roy (Text to Phone) Checked out 06/01/2018
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  • Awards: Man Booker Prize, 1997.
    • ISBN: 0679457313 (acid-free paper) :
    • ISBN: 0060977493
    General Note: Winner of the Man Booker Prize for 1997.
    Summary: The story of the tragic decline of an Indian family whose members suffer the terrible consequences of forbidden love, The God of Small Things is set in the state of Kerala, on the southernmost tip of India. Armed only with the invincible innocence of children, the twins Rahel and Esthappen fashion a childhood for themselves in the shade of the wreck that is their family -- their lonely, lovely mother, Ammu (who loves by night the man her children love by day), their blind grandmother, Mammachi (who plays Handel on her violin), their beloved uncle Chacko (Rhodes scholar, pickle baron, radical Marxist, bottom-pincher), their enemy, Baby Kochamma (ex-nun and incumbent grandaunt), and the ghost of an imperial entomologist's moth (with unusually dense dorsal tufts).
    Citation: Roy, Arundhati. "The god of small things." New York : Random House, 1997.

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