Arundhati Roy
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Arundhati Roy

Arundhati Roy is the author of a number of books, including The God of Small Things, which won the Booker Prize in 1997 and has been translated into more than forty languages. She was born in 1959 in Shillong, India, and studied architecture in Delhi, where she now lives. She has also written several non-fiction books, including Field Notes on Democracy, Walking with the Comrades, Capitalism: A Ghost Story, The End of Imagination, and most recently Things That Can and Cannot Be Said, co-authored with John Cusack. Roy is the recipient of the 2002 Lannan Foundation Cultural Freedom Prize, the 2011 Norman Mailer Prize for Distinguished Writing, and the 2015 Ambedkar Sudar award.

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    • The God of Small Things

    • By: Arundhati Roy
    • Narrated by: Sneha Mathan
    • Length: 11 hrs and 45 mins
    • Unabridged
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    This extraordinarily accomplished debut novel is a brilliantly plotted story of forbidden love and piercing political drama, centered on the tragic decline of an Indian family....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Absolutely Brilliant

    • By Ron on 09-13-17

    Regular price: $24.47

    • The Ministry of Utmost Happiness

    • A Novel
    • By: Arundhati Roy
    • Narrated by: Arundhati Roy
    • Length: 16 hrs and 27 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
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    The Ministry of Utmost Happiness transports us across a subcontinent on a journey of many years. It takes us deep into the lives of its gloriously rendered characters....

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Author narration does not work for me

    • By Amazon Customer on 06-18-17

    Regular price: $31.50

    • Capitalism

    • A Ghost Story
    • By: Arundhati Roy
    • Narrated by: Vaishali Sharma
    • Length: 2 hrs and 28 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 79
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    Capitalism examines the dark side of democracy in contemporary India, and shows how the demands of globalized capitalism has subjugated billions of people....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Courageous Reporting

    • By Doug - Audible on 03-31-15

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    • Things That Can and Cannot Be Said

    • Essays and Conversations
    • By: Arundhati Roy, John Cusack
    • Narrated by: Arundhati Roy, John Cusack
    • Length: 1 hr and 54 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 24
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    In late 2014, Arundhati Roy, John Cusack, and Daniel Ellsberg traveled to Moscow to meet with Edward Snowden....

    Regular price: $13.96

    • Das Ministerium des äußersten Glücks

    • By: Arundhati Roy
    • Narrated by: Gabriele Blum
    • Length: 15 hrs and 1 min
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    Auf einem Friedhof in der Altstadt von Delhi wird ein handgeknüpfter Teppich ausgerollt. Auf einem Bürgersteig taucht plötzlich ein Baby auf...

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