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Booker prize-winning author aravind adiga's latest novel 'selection day' has been shortlisted for an annual uk-based south asian literary. At the age of just 33 in 2008 aravind adiga won the booker prize for his first the year after winning the prize, adiga published a set of linked. In 'selection day,' the latest novel by man booker prize-winner aravind adiga, two sons try to live up to their father's high expectations. A stunning literary debut critics have likened to richard wright's native son, the white tiger follows a darkly comic bangalore driver through the poverty and.
In the third novel by adiga, who won the man booker prize for his debut (the white tiger, 2008), the protagonist is manju, 7 years old at the. [APSNIP--] [APSNIP--] [APSNIP--]