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There is no better book on Mumbai than Shantaram. The main theme of the novel includes, migration, living between the past and present and between two different worlds. This novel had won him the national prize of the Indian Literary Academy. Length: 236 pages; Price: Rs 100 8. But towards the end, through love, hatred, pain finally the boy realizes the importance of what his father actually meant and how he regrets his life then.
An itinerant traveller gets down from the train on the Lucknow Railway station and lands into a beggar. Yet, this project ends in misery. The Very Hungry Caterpillar Show. How did he become the multifaceted personality that he did? The book includes sections on current affairs and general knowledge, sports and important events. The novel describes the transformation of the protagonist, Raju, from a tour guide to a spiritual guide and then one of the greatest holy men of India. A fascinating read this year has been Katherine Boo's Behind the Beautiful Forevers. Using his telepathic powers tries to get all these children together.