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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.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Circulation Modifier Age Hold Protection Active/Create Date Status Due Date
Hood River County Library ADIGA (Text) 33892004900578 Adult Fiction Book None 05/23/2008 Available -

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  • ISBN: 9781416562597
  • ISBN: 1416562591
  • Physical Description: 276 pages ; 23 cm.
  • Edition: First Free Press hardcover edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Free Press, 2008.

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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.
Subject: Chauffeurs > India > Bangalore > Fiction.
Poor > India > Bangalore > Fiction.
Ambition > Fiction.
Businesspeople > India > Bangalore > Fiction.
Bangalore (India) > Fiction.
Genre: Epistolary fiction.
Detective and mystery fiction.

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