Hullabaloo In The Guava Orchard
Sampath Chawla was born in a time of drought that ended with a vengeance the night of his birth. All signs being auspicious, the villagers triumphantly assured Sampath's proud parents that their son was destined for greatness.Twenty years of failure later, that unfortunately does not appear to be the case. A sullen government worker, Sampath is inspired only when in search of a quiet place to take his nap.
Title: Hullabaloo in the Guava Orchard Binding: Paperback Author: Kiran Desai Publisher: FABER & FABER
Hullabaloo in the Guava Orchard Winner of the 2006 Man Booker Prize and the National Book Critics Circle Award for Fiction for her second novel "The Inheritance of Loss," Kiran Desai is one of the most talented writers of her generation. Now available for the first time as a Grove Press paperback, "Hullabaloo in the Guava Orchard"--Desai's dazzling debut novel--is a wryly hilarious and poignant story that simultaneously captures Full description