A FINE BALANCE, by Rohinton Mistry,printed in1997.This item is a book5 1/4" by 8" 603 page softcover copy. This item is infair condition with soiling and rubbing of the covers, the edges of the pages have some writing on them.Chapters include:Monumental.. few have caught the real sorrow and inexplicable strength of India, the unaccountable crookedness and sweetness, as well as Mistry.” With a compassionate realism and narrative sweep that recall the work of Charles Dickens, this magnificent novel captures all the cruelty and corruption, dignity and heroism, of India. The time is 1975. The place is an unnamed city by the sea. The government has just declared a state of Emergency, in whose upheavals four stranger- a spirited widow, a young student uprooted from his idyllic hill station, and much, much more.An Oprah's Club Book. Thanks for Looking.a20***Powered by eCRATER . List your items fast and easy and manage your active items.