Roy Arundhati – God of Small Things Random House 2008

9 – 1990s

level – upper-intermediate

plot – The God of Small Things is the debut novel of Indian writer Arundhati Roy. It is a story about the childhood experiences of fraternal twins whose lives are destroyed by the “Love Laws” that lay down “who should be loved, and how. And how much.” The book explores how the small things affect people’s behavior and their lives. It won the Booker Prize in 1997.

The God of Small Things
Arundhati Roy