ShantaramAudiobook CD - 2013
This novel tells the epic journey of Lin, an escaped convict who flees maximum security prison in Australia to disappear into the underworld of contemporary Bombay, a hidden society of beggars and gangsters, prostitutes and holy men, actors and exiles. Accompanied by his guide and faithful friend, Prabaker, Lin searches for love and meaning while running a clinic in one of the city's poorest slums and serving his apprenticeship in the dark arts of the Bombay mafia. The keys to unlock the mysteries that bind Lin are held by two people: his mentor Khader Khan, mafia godfather and criminal-philosopher, and the beautiful, elusive Karla, whose passions are driven by dangerous secrets.
Publisher: New York : Macmillan Audio, ℗2013
Branch Call Number: FIC
Characteristics: 37 audio discs (43 hr.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in digital,optical,rda audio file,CD audio,rda