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The Resource Behind the beautiful forevers, by Katherine Boo

Behind the beautiful forevers, by Katherine Boo

Label
Behind the beautiful forevers
Title
Behind the beautiful forevers
Statement of responsibility
by Katherine Boo
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Profiles everyday life in the settlement of Annawadi as experienced by a Muslim teen, an ambitious rural mother, and a young scrap metal thief, illuminating how their efforts to build better lives are challenged by religious, caste, and economic tensions
Member of
Summary
Profiles everyday life in the settlement of Annawadi as experienced by a Muslim teen, an ambitious rural mother, and a young scrap metal thief, illuminating how their efforts to build better lives are challenged by religious, caste, and economic tensions
Pace
Writing style
Award
  • ALA Notable Book, 2013
  • Library Journal Best Books 2012
  • Los Angeles Times Book Prize for Current Interest, 2012.
  • National Book Award for Nonfiction, 2012.
  • New York Times Notable Book 2012
  • School Library Journal Best Books: Best Adult Books 4 Teens, 2012.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10035193
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
305.5/690954792
Index
no index present
LC call number
HV4140.M86
LC item number
B66 2012
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
1030
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Thorndike Press large print nonfiction
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
life, death, and hope in a Mumbai undercity
Label
Behind the beautiful forevers, by Katherine Boo
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue: between roses -- Undercitizens. Annawadi -- Asha -- Sunil -- Manju -- The business of burning. Ghost house -- A hole she called a window -- A come-apart -- The master -- A little wildness. Marquee effect -- Parrots, caught and sold -- Proper sleep -- Up and out. Nine nights of dance -- Something shining -- The trial -- Ice -- Black and white -- A school, a hospital, a cricket field
Control code
19513398
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Large print ed.
Extent
421 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781410446763
Isbn Type
(lrg. print hbk.)
Lccn
2011047438
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn761482227
  • (OCoLC)761482227
Label
Behind the beautiful forevers, by Katherine Boo
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue: between roses -- Undercitizens. Annawadi -- Asha -- Sunil -- Manju -- The business of burning. Ghost house -- A hole she called a window -- A come-apart -- The master -- A little wildness. Marquee effect -- Parrots, caught and sold -- Proper sleep -- Up and out. Nine nights of dance -- Something shining -- The trial -- Ice -- Black and white -- A school, a hospital, a cricket field
Control code
19513398
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Large print ed.
Extent
421 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781410446763
Isbn Type
(lrg. print hbk.)
Lccn
2011047438
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn761482227
  • (OCoLC)761482227

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