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The god of small things / Arundhati Roy.

Roy, Arundhati. (Author).


In this tale set in Kerala in southern India in 1969, the lives of twins Rahel and Esthappen are changed forever when their English cousin and her mother arrive on a Christmas visit.

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780812979657 (pbk. : acid-free paper)
  • ISBN: 0812979656 (pbk. : acid-free paper)
  • ISBN: 9781606865613 (Turtleback)
  • ISBN: 1606865617 (Turtleback)
  • Physical Description: xiv, 333 p. ; 21 cm.
  • Edition: Random House Trade Paperback ed.
  • Publisher: New York : Random House, 2008, c1997.

Content descriptions

General Note:
"A novel"--Cover.
Originally published: London : Flamingo, 1997.
Originally published in hardcover in the U.S.: New York : Random House, 1997.
Includes discussions questions and an author Q&A.
Awards Note:
Booker Prize, 1997
Subject: Social classes > Fiction.
Social classes > India > Fiction.
Twins > Fiction.
Twins > Fiction.
Sisters > Fiction.
Sisters > Fiction.
Kerala (India) > Fiction.
Kerala (India) > Fiction.
India > Fiction.
India > Fiction.
Genre: Psychological fiction.
Domestic fiction.

Available copies

  • 2 of 2 copies available at Skagit Evergreen Libraries. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at La Conner Swinomish Library District. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at La Conner Regional Library.


  • 0 current holds with 2 total copies.
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