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Author Boo, Katherine.
Title Behind the beautiful forevers / Katherine Boo.
Publication Info. New York : Random House, c2012.
Open Library Cover
Location Call No. Status
 Stack 3  305.5 B    IN LIBRARY
Edition 1st ed.
Description 256 p. ; 25 cm.
Contents Prologue: between roses -- Undercitizens. Annawadi -- Asha -- Sunil -- Manju -- The business of burning. Ghost house -- A hole she called a window -- A come-apart -- The master -- A little wildness. Marquee effect -- Parrots, caught and sold -- Proper sleep -- Up and out. Nine nights of dance -- Something shining -- The trial -- Ice -- Black and white -- A school, a hospital, a cricket field.
Subject Urban poor -- India -- Mumbai.
Slums -- India -- Mumbai.
Mumbai (India) -- Economic conditions -- 21st century.
Mumbai (India) -- Social conditions -- 21st century.
Note Subtitle from jacket : Life, death, and hope in a Mumbai undercity
ISBN 9781400067558 (alk. paper)
1400067553 (alk. paper)