A Guardian exclusive short story by Aravind Adiga, who won the Booker prize with his first novel 'The White Tiger', an unflinching portrait of the dark side of modern India.Note, this book has no official cover or ISBN.
Welcome to Kittur, India. It's on India's southwestern coast, bounded by the Arabian Sea to the west and the Kaliamma River to the south and east. It's blessed with rich soil and scenic beauty, and it's been around for centuries. Of its 193,432 residents, only 89 declare themselves to be without religion or caste. And if the characters in Between the Assassinations are any indication, Kittur is an extraordinary crossroads of the brightest minds and the poorest morals, the up-and-coming and the d