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Behind the Beautiful Forevers: Life, Death, and Hope in a Mumbai Undercity LRG REP Edition
Contributor(s): Boo, Katherine
ISBN: 1594136181     ISBN-13: 9781594136184
Publisher: Large Print Pr
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Product Type: Paperback - Other Formats
Published: February 2013
Annotation: A first book by a Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist profiles everyday life in the settlement of Annawadi as experienced by a Muslim teen, an ambitious rural mother of a prospective female college student and a young scrap metal thief, in an account that illuminates how their efforts to build better lives are challenged by regional religious, caste and economic tensions. Reprint. (social science).
Additional Information
Library of Congress Subjects:
Urban poor; India; Mumbai.
Large type books.
BISAC Categories:
- Social Science | Poverty & Homelessness
Dewey: 305.5/690954792
LCCN: bl2013005963
Academic/Grade Level: General Adult
Book type: Non-Fiction
Physical Information: 8.25" H x 5.50" W x 0.75" (0.85 lbs) 419 pages
Accelerated Reader Info
Quiz #: 156642
Reading Level: 7.8   Interest Level: Upper Grades   Point Value: 14.0
Scholastic Reading Counts Info
Quiz #: Q58319
Reading Level: 9.2   Interest Level: Grades 9-12   Point Value: 19.0