- ISBN: 0679457313 (acid-free paper) :
- ISBN: 0060977493
- Description: xii, 321 p. ; 22 cm.
- Publisher: New York : Random House, c1997.
- Awards: Man Booker Prize, 1997.
- 21 of 25 copies available at NOBLE (All Libraries).
1 current hold with 25 total copies.
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|Beverly Farms||Adult Fiction||Fiction/ Roy (Text to Phone)||Available||-|
|Beverly Main||Adult Fiction||Fiction/ Roy (Text to Phone)||Available||-|
|Bunker Hill Community College||Stacks||PR9499.3 R59 G63 1997 (Text to Phone)||Available||-|
|Danvers||Adult Fiction||Fic / Roy (Text to Phone)||Available||-|
|Endicott College||General Collection||PR 9499.3 .R59 G63 1998 (Text to Phone)||Available||-|
|Everett - Parlin Memorial||Adult Fiction||FIC/Roy (Text to Phone)||Long Overdue||05/16/2016|
|Gloucester||Adult Fiction||FICTION/ Roy (Text to Phone)||Available||-|
|Lynnfield||Adult Fiction||Fiction / Roy, A. (Text to Phone)||Available||-|
|Melrose||Adult Fiction (Main Floor)||Fiction Roy (Text to Phone)||Available||-|
|Merrimack College||Stacks (3rd)||PR9499.3.R59 G63 1998 (Text to Phone)||Available||-|
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|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).
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|Subject:||Social classes > India > Fiction.
Twins > Fiction.
India > Fiction.
Roy, Arundhati, "The god of small things," New York : Random House, c1997.