If we talk about some of the most beautiful non-fiction books which were published in 2012, the name of ‘Behind the Beautiful Forevers’ is definitely going to pop-up. Well, this excellent piece of work is written by Katherine Boo and became an award-winning book after winning the National Book Award and Los Angeles Times Book Prize. If you want to get into the story right now, make sure that you download Behind the Beautiful Forevers Pdf from our site.
Behind the Beautiful Forevers Review:
Behind the Beautiful Forevers has scored an overall scored of 3.98 out of 5 on the Goodreads. About 90k people voted for the book and it has earned generally favorable reviews from the critics and readers. Behind the Beautiful Forevers got nominated for many awards and ended up winning Los Angeles Times Book Prize and National Book Award. Being such a beautiful story, it was also adapted for a play by David Hare.
The story of the book takes place in India and has many Hindu and Muslim characters all interacting and connected to each other in an intrigued and beautifully-written storyline. The story of the book comes from the real experiences of the author herself and tells the narrative of slums in Mumbai, India.
The name of the slum where this story takes place is Annawadi. These slums are located around the land which is owned by Mumbai Airport and was populated for the first time in 1991 when the workers started settling in the area. The people of various ethnicities and religion are forming a mixed group in the area.
Being a beautiful non-fiction book, this book talks about the real experiences of the people living in the area, their problems and daily stresses which the people of Annawadi go through every day. This is a must read so don’t forget to download Behind the Beautiful Forevers e-book right now.