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Funny Boy: A Novel in Six Stories


'An extraordinarily powerful, deeply moving novel' Amitav Ghosh In the world of his large family - affluent Tamils living in Colombo - Arjie is an oddity, a 'funny boy' who prefers dressing as a girl to playing cricket with his brother. But as Arjie comes to terms with his own homo-sexuality and with the racism of the society in which he lives, Sri Lanka is plunged into civil war as fighting between the army and the Tamil Tigers gradually begins to encroach on the family's comfortable life. Sporadic acts of violence flare ...

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Funny Boy: A Novel in Six Stories
2020, Vintage, London

ISBN-13: 9781529110746

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Funny Boy: A Novel in Six Stories
1995, Vintage, London

ISBN-13: 9780099459217

Mass-market paperback

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