Our Lady of Alice Bhatti

Our Lady of Alice Bhatti ( EPUB eBook - Adobe EPUB ) (eBook)

By Mohammed Hanif 
Publisher: Random House Publishers India Private Limited
Edition: EPUB
Edition: eBook , EPUB
Language: English
ISBN: 8184002297-BEEPB
EAN: 9788184002294-BEEPB
Publish Date: 2011-10-1
Binding: eBook
Free Preview
Read the beginning of this eBook for free. Download Now!
 System Requirements for Adobe-DRM eBooks

Other Editions

Edition Price Availability
Paperback 2012 R 224 In Stock.
Hardcover 2011 R 449 In Stock.
Hardcover 2012 R 462 In Stock.
Paperback 2013 R 732 In Stock.
Hardcover 2011 R 805 In Stock.
Paperback 2012 R 840 In Stock.
Paperback 2011 R 1,049 In Stock.

Description

Alice Bhatti has just come out of prison and is looking for a second chance. She's hungry, tough, and full of fight, but being a Catholic choohra in Karachi means she also needs good luck. A lot of it. Alice's prayers are answered when she gets a job as Junior Nurse at the Sacred Heart Hospital, a squalid public hospital full of shoot-out victims and homeless drug addicts. There she meets Teddy Butt, a trigger happy, ex-body builder, and a part-time goon for the police. The two could not be further apart and that's why they fall in love—Teddy with sudden violence, Alice in cautious hope. How will their unlikely romance end?

In A Case of Exploding Mangoes, Mohammed Hanif tore into the corruption of the army and General Zia's dictatorship; in this novel he draws a dark and compelling portrait of Pakistan today where killers fall in love and lovers are forced to make impossible choices. Written with savage humour and in sizzling prose, Our Lady of Alice Bhatti is a tour de force from one of the most brilliant young writers today.

show moreless

Specification

Title: Our Lady of Alice Bhatti
Publisher: Random House Publishers India Private Limited
Author: Mohammed Hanif
Edition: EPUB
Edition: eBook , EPUB
Language: English
ISBN: 8184002297-BEEPB
EAN: 9788184002294-BEEPB
Publish Date: 2011-10-1
Binding: eBook

Disclaimer

  • The book summary and image may be of a different edition or binding of the same title.
  • Book reviews are added by registered customers. They need not necessarily buy book.
  • These books are NOT available for reading online or for free download in PDF or ebook format.
  • Price can change due to reprinting, price change by publisher or sourcing cost change for imported books.
  • www.infibeam.com/Books is the biggest online bookstore in India for sale of books at best price - fiction, literature, audiobooks, study guides, novels, story books, rare books, textbooks and books by popular authors. These are available in various editions and bindings e.g. paperback and at best discount.