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the ministry of utmost happiness
Arundhati Roy   (Click for other items by author)

ISBN: 9781524711276
Price: $180.00
Published Date: May-2017
Publisher: RANDOM US
Binding: Paperback
Usually despatched within 48 hours

Longlisted for the 2017 Man Booker Prize

In a city graveyard, a resident unrolls a threadbare Persian carpet between two graves. On a concrete sidewalk, a baby appears quite suddenly, a little after midnight, in a crib of litter. In a snowy valley, a father writes to his five-year-old daughter about the number of people who attended her funeral. And in the Jannat Guest House, two people who've known each other all their lives sleep with their arms wrapped around one another as though they have only just met.

Here is a cast of unforgettable characters caught up in the tide of history. Told with a whisper, with a shout, with tears and with laughter, it is a love story and a provocation. Its heroes, present and departed, human and animal, have been broken by the world we live in and then mended by love – and for this reason, they will never surrender.

 

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