Behind the Beautiful Forevers by Katherine Boo

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There is a well known fact that there are plenty of great writers that give top selling books to their readers. If you are a passionate for reading books you probably know that there are endless options one can have in reading from fictional stories to stories that reflect different nation culture and civilization. You should know a book is always the best way to spend your free time especially as it can keep your mind busy in following the action of a crime story or improve your knowledge in the field of medicine or psychology. If you search the web for some hints on great books to read then you might want to take as recommendation reading Behind the Beautiful Forevers by Katherine Boo.

The first thing you need to know about this book is that unlike other books that rely on fiction this book depicts some real facts that are tied to the lives on some persons living in the real world. Basically, you need to know that this novel belongs to an American writer who has for several years studied the life story of different class people living in India. And more precisely this writer has chosen to live her life in Mumbai for about three years where she strictly observed the life and habits of some citizens living in Annawadi.

This book is somehow fitted even for the ones that like to be close observers of human behavior and psychology. And Behind the Beautiful Forevers by Katherine Boo is best in reflecting detailed analysis on different people perspectives on life. The focus of the writer was placed on poop persons living in this city and struggling to income. The problem of property is also a central theme of this novel and the writer tries as much as possible to understand in clear situations how property affects people’ lives and human relations. The characters that are observed during the story telling are divided into three families. Abdul is one of the main characters who is a garbage worker and he helps his family’ income to turn into a little fortune. This fact is making a neighbor turn envious on them. Another character is embodied by a cripple known as One Leg. The third important character is Asha who is belonging to a political party and is eager to enrich and become one of the city’s slumlords.

The Behind the Beautiful Forevers by Katherine Boo is intended for the ones that want to get a reflection of the Indian people inside the pages of a best selling novel.

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