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Unabridged ; CD.

Originally entitled Q&A, Vikas Swarup's Slumdog Millionaire unfolds the story of Ram Thomas, an uneducated orphan from the slums of Mumbai, India. The story opens with authorities, unconvinced that a slumdog could answer all twelve questions correctly on India's biggest game show, Who Will Win a Billion?, holding Ram on suspicions of cheating. Enter Smita Shah, a lawyer bent on rescuing Ram. With Smita as his listener, Ram reveals how his life experiences gave him the needed answers to win.

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781602834668
  • ISBN: 1602834660
  • Physical Description: 9 sound discs (10 hr., 45 min.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Unabridged ; CD.
  • Publisher: North Kingstown, R.I. : BBC Audiobooks America, c2009.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Unabridged.
Compact discs.
"Originally published as Q & A"--Disc.
Participant or Performer Note:
Read by Christopher Simpson.
Summary, etc.:
Originally entitled Q&A, Vikas Swarup's Slumdog Millionaire unfolds the story of Ram Thomas, an uneducated orphan from the slums of Mumbai, India. The story opens with authorities, unconvinced that a slumdog could answer all twelve questions correctly on India's biggest game show, Who Will Win a Billion?, holding Ram on suspicions of cheating. Enter Smita Shah, a lawyer bent on rescuing Ram. With Smita as his listener, Ram reveals how his life experiences gave him the needed answers to win.
Subject: Waiters > Fiction.
Television quiz shows > India > Fiction.
Poor > Fiction.
Billionaires > Fiction.
Bombay (India) > Fiction.
Genre: Psychological fiction.
Audiobooks.


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