Behind the beautiful forevers [life, death, and hope in a Mumbai undercity]
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Published
Waterville, Me. : Thorndike Press, 2012.
ISBN
9781410446763 (lg print), 141044676X (lg print)
Physical Desc
421 pages ; 23 cm
Accelerated Reader
IL: UG - BL: 7.8 - AR Pts: 14
Status
Large Print Nonfiction - Adult (3rd Floor)
LP 305.569 BOO 2012
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Published
Waterville, Me. : Thorndike Press, 2012.
Format
Large Print
Language
English
ISBN
9781410446763 (lg print), 141044676X (lg print)
Accelerated Reader
UG
Level 7.8, 14 Points

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Annawadi is a settlement in the shadow of luxury hotels near the Mumbai airport, and as India starts to prosper, Annawadians are filled with hope. Abdul, a reflective and enterprising Muslim teenager, sees ₃a fortune beyond counting₄ in the recyclable garbage that richer people throw away. But then Abdul is falsely accused in a shocking tragedy; terror and a global recession rock the city; and suppressed tensions over religion, caste, sex, power and economic envy turn brutal.

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APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Boo, K. (2012). Behind the beautiful forevers: [life, death, and hope in a Mumbai undercity] . Thorndike Press.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Boo, Katherine. 2012. Behind the Beautiful Forevers: [life, Death, and Hope in a Mumbai Undercity]. Thorndike Press.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Boo, Katherine. Behind the Beautiful Forevers: [life, Death, and Hope in a Mumbai Undercity] Thorndike Press, 2012.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Boo, Katherine. Behind the Beautiful Forevers: [life, Death, and Hope in a Mumbai Undercity] Thorndike Press, 2012.

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