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A Fine Balance With A Compassionate Realism And Narrative Sweep That Recall The Work Of Charles Dickens, This Magnificent Novel Captures All The Cruelty And Corruption, Dignity And Heroism, Of India The Time Is 1975 The Place Is An Unnamed City By The Sea The Government Has Just Declared A State Of Emergency, In Whose Upheavals Four Strangers A Spirited Widow, A Young Student Uprooted From His Idyllic Hill Station, And Two Tailors Who Have Fled The Caste Violence Of Their Native Village Will Be Thrust Together, Forced To Share One Cramped Apartment And An Uncertain Future As The Characters Move From Distrust To Friendship And From Friendship To Love, A Fine Balance Creates An Enduring Panorama Of The Human Spirit In An Inhuman State.

  • Paperback
  • 603 pages
  • A Fine Balance
  • Rohinton Mistry
  • English
  • 16 October 2018
  • 140003065X

About the Author: Rohinton Mistry

Rohinton Mistry is considered to be one of the foremost authors of Indian heritage writing in English Residing in Brampton, Ontario, Canada, Mistry belongs to the Parsi Zoroastrian religious minority.Mistry s first novel, Such a Long Journey 1991 , brought him national and international recognition Mistry s subsequent novels have achieved the same level of recognition as his first His second n Rohinton Mistry is considered to be one of the foremost authors of Indian heritage writing in English Residing in Brampton, Ontario, Canada, Mistry belongs to the Parsi Zoroastrian religious minority.Mistry s first novel, Such a Long Journey 1991 , brought him national and international recognition Mistry s subsequent novels have achieved the same level of recognition as his first His second novel, A Fine Balance 1995 , concerns four people from Bombay who struggle with family and work against the backdrop of the political unrest in India during the mid 1970s The book won Canada s Giller Prize, the Commonwealth Writers Award, and the Los Angeles Times Book Award It was nominated for the IMPAC Dublin Literary Award and was a finalist for the Booker Prize Mistry won the prestigious Neustadt International Prize for Literature in 2012.Author photo courtesy of Faber and Faber website.Wikipedia article at THIS LINK