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The Resource The white tiger : [a Gab bag for book discussion groups], Aravind Adiga, (kit)

The white tiger : [a Gab bag for book discussion groups], Aravind Adiga, (kit)

Label
The white tiger : [a Gab bag for book discussion groups]
Title
The white tiger
Title remainder
[a Gab bag for book discussion groups]
Statement of responsibility
Aravind Adiga
Title variation
Gab bags
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Balram Halwai is a complicated man. Servant. Philosopher. Entrepreneur. Murderer. Over the course of seven nights, by the scattered light of a preposterous chandelier, Balram tells the terrible and transfixing story of how he came to be a success in life--having nothing but his own wits to help him along
Member of
Summary
When he relocates to New Delhi to take a new job, Balram Halwai is disillusioned by the city's materialism and technology-spawned violence, a circumstance that forces him to question his loyalties, ambitions, and past
Theme
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Award
Man Booker Prize, 2008.
Awards note
Man Booker Prize for Fiction, 2008.
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249926
Cataloging source
VAK
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Adiga, Aravind
Dewey number
823.92
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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Williamsburg Regional Library
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Chauffeurs
  • Poor
  • Ambition
  • Businesspeople
  • Bangalore (India)
  • Book clubs (Discussion groups)
  • Group reading
Target audience
adult
Label
The white tiger : [a Gab bag for book discussion groups], Aravind Adiga, (kit)
Link
http://www.kitkeeper.com/show_kit_list.cfm?curOrg=wburg&curKID=11484
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Contains reading group guide and a conversation with Aravind Adiga
  • Title from tag attached to tote bag
  • Assembled by the Adult Services staff of the Williamsburg Regional Library for use by book discussion groups
  • Copies published: Free Press, 2008 (imprint may vary)
  • Each copy: 288 pages
Accompanying material
1 resource notebook
Carrier category
object
Carrier category code
  • nr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
three-dimensional form
Content type code
  • tdf
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Edition
Book discussion group edition.
Extent
12 regular print copies +
Isbn
9781416562603
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
Please call Adult Services at 259-7720 with any questions.
System control number
  • 588869776
  • (OCoLC)588869776
Label
The white tiger : [a Gab bag for book discussion groups], Aravind Adiga, (kit)
Link
http://www.kitkeeper.com/show_kit_list.cfm?curOrg=wburg&curKID=11484
Publication
Note
  • Contains reading group guide and a conversation with Aravind Adiga
  • Title from tag attached to tote bag
  • Assembled by the Adult Services staff of the Williamsburg Regional Library for use by book discussion groups
  • Copies published: Free Press, 2008 (imprint may vary)
  • Each copy: 288 pages
Accompanying material
1 resource notebook
Carrier category
object
Carrier category code
  • nr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
three-dimensional form
Content type code
  • tdf
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Edition
Book discussion group edition.
Extent
12 regular print copies +
Isbn
9781416562603
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
Please call Adult Services at 259-7720 with any questions.
System control number
  • 588869776
  • (OCoLC)588869776
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