Low Price Guarantee
We Take School POs
Behind the Beautiful Forevers: Life, Death, and Hope in a Mumbai Undercity
Contributor(s): Boo, Katherine (Author)

View larger image

ISBN: 1400067553     ISBN-13: 9781400067558
Publisher: Random House
Retail: $27.00OUR PRICE: $19.71  
  Buy 25 or more:OUR PRICE: $18.09   Save More!
  Buy 100 or more:OUR PRICE: $17.28   Save More!


  WE WILL NOT BE UNDERSOLD!   Click here for our guarantee

Binding Type: Hardcover - See All Available Formats & Editions
Published: February 2012
Qty:
Additional Information
BISAC Categories:
- Social Science | Developing & Emerging Countries
- Social Science | Poverty & Homelessness
- History | Asia - India & South Asia
Dewey: 305.569
LCCN: 2011019555
Lexile Measure: 1030(Not Available)
Physical Information: 1.3" H x 6.5" W x 9.3" (1.30 lbs) 288 pages
Themes:
- Cultural Region - Indian
Features: Ikids, Price on Product
Awards: New Atlantic Independent Booksellers Association Award, Winner, Nonfiction, 2012
ALA Notable Books, Winner, Nonfiction, 2013
National Book Awards, Winner, Nonfiction, 2012
National Book Critics Circle Award, Finalist, Nonfiction, 2012
Pulitzer Prize, Finalist, Nonfiction, 2013
Literary Award, Winner, Nonfiction, 2013
Helen Bernstein Book Award, Winner, Excellence in Journalism, 2013
Guardian First Book Award, Nominee, First Book, 2012
L.A. Times Book Prize, Winner, Current Interest, 2012
Review Citations: Library Journal 09/15/2011 pg. 52
Publishers Weekly 10/17/2011 pg. 61
Kirkus Reviews 12/01/2011
Entertainment Weekly 01/06/2012 pg. 77
Booklist 01/01/2012 pg. 20
Entertainment Weekly 02/03/2012 pg. 114
Library Journal 02/15/2012 pg. 118
People Weekly 02/13/2012 pg. 53
New York Times Book Review 02/19/2012 pg. 22
New York Review of Books 04/05/2012 pg. 22
Books & Culture 05/01/2012 pg. 19
Entertainment Weekly 08/03/2012 pg. 77
Publishers Weekly Best Books 11/05/2012 pg. 33
NY Times Notable Bks of Year 12/02/2012 pg. 26
Kirkus Best Nonfiction 12/01/2012 pg. 7
LJ Top 10 Book 12/01/2012 pg. 23
People Weekly 12/31/2012 pg. 48
Entertainment Weekly 12/28/2012 pg. 105
SLJ Best Adult Bks 4 Teens 12/01/2012 pg. 38
Accelerated Reader Info
Quiz #: 156642
Reading Level: 7.8   Interest Level: Upper Grades   Point Value: 14.0
 
Customers who bought this item also bought...

Shadow and Bone
Insurgent
Bitterblue
Malcolm X: By Any Means Necessary
Sold - Reprint Edition
Saving the World and Other Extreme Sports
Speak - Reprint Edition
City of Lost Souls
 
Customer ReviewsSubmit your own review
 
To tell a friend about this book, you must Sign In First!