SELECTION DAY

SELECTION DAY

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B>Selection Day is a captivating, witty novel by the Man Booker Prize winning author of The White Tiger, Aravind Adiga./b>b>'The most exciting novelist writing in English today' A. N. Wilson/b>b>One of the New York Times '100 Notable Books of 2017"/b>Manjunath Kumar is fourteen. He knows he is good at cricket - if not as good as his elder brother Radha. He knows that he fears and resents his domineering and cricket-obsessed father, admires his brilliantly talented sibling and is fascinated by the world of CSI and by curious and interesting scientific facts. But there are many things, about himself and about the world, that he doesn't know . . . Sometimes it seems as though everyone around him has a clear idea of who Manju should be, except Manju himself.When Manju begins to get to know Radha's great rival, a boy as privileged and confident as Manju is not, everything in Manju's world begins to change and he is faced with decisions that will challenge both his sense of self and of the world around him . . .

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  • EAN

    9781509806492

  • Disponibilité

    Disponible

  • Longueur

    20 cm

  • Largeur

    13 cm

  • Épaisseur

    2 cm

  • Poids

    276 g

  • Distributeur

    Olf

Aravind Adiga

Né à Madras en 1974, Aravind Adiga signe ici son qua- trième ouvrage, après Le Tigre blanc (lauréat du Booker Prize en 2008), Les Ombres de Kittur et Le dernier homme de la tour. Chef de file de la jeune littérature indienne, il vit aujourd'hui à Bombay.

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