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The White Tiger

A Novel

Aravind Adiga

A stunning literary debut critics have likened to Richard Wright's Native Son, The White Tiger follows a darkly comic Bangalore driver through the poverty and corruption of modern India's caste society.The white tiger of this novel is Balram Halwai, a poor Indian villager whose great ambition leads him to the zenith of Indian business culture, the ...
Publish Date
2008-10-14T00:00:00.000Z
2008-10-14T00:00:00.000Z
Goodreads rating
3.75
ISBN
9781416562603
Categories
Recommendations
4
Recommendations
2019-09-23T13:40:53.000Z
It’s an amazing book, White Tiger. Arvind Adiga at this best ! Read many scripts, none had the sheer power of the book .. great to know that there is one that measures up to the book , good luck! @priyankachopra      source
2021-01-24T04:32:57.000Z
@SkyinMA @ava @netflix I read that book on a bus going across southern India. It’s one of the best novels ever. I didn’t know Ava adapted it but I’m excited.      source
2021-01-22T15:28:06.000Z
NYT co-Chief Film Critic @aoscott’s review of #TheWhiteTiger on @Netflix. Anyone here seen it yet? Loved the book.      source
2021-01-24T12:36:24.000Z
Just watched The White Tiger on #Netflix. Had read the book of #Aravind #Adiga it is based on back in 2008 when it came out. Wonderful book, and wonderful movie. “You have spent years looking for the key, but the door was always open”. Strongly recommended.      source