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The ministry of utmost happiness / Arundhati Roy.

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Large Print   Double Bay . Available .  
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ISBN 0525590099
Author Roy, Arundhati author.
Title The ministry of utmost happiness / Arundhati Roy.
Edition Large print edition.
Publisher/Date New York : Random House Large Print, [2017]
Pagination etc. 661 pages (large print) ; 24 cm.
Summary Note An intimate journey of many years across the Indian subcontinent, from the cramped neighborhoods of Old Delhi and the roads of the new city to the mountains and valleys of Kashmir and beyond, where war is peace and peace is war. The tale begins with Anjum, who used to be Aftab, unrolling a threadbare Persian carpet in a city graveyard she calls home. We encounter the odd Tilo and the men who loved her, including Musa, sweetheart and ex-sweetheart, lover and ex-lover. Their fates are as entwined as their arms used to be and always will be. We meet Tilo's landlord, a former suitor, now an intelligence officer posted to Kabul. And then we meet the two Miss Jebeens: the first a child born in Srinagar and buried in its overcrowded Martyrs' Graveyard; the second found at midnight, abandoned on a concrete sidewalk in the heart of New Delhi.
Subject Gender identity -- Fiction
Interpersonal relations -- Fiction
Intersex people -- Fiction
Poor -- Fiction
Self-realization -- Fiction
India -- Fiction
Large type books.
Romance fiction.
Shelf Location LP ROY
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