Behind the Beautiful Forevers Summary
Katherine Boo

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  • Behind the Beautiful Forevers: Life, Death, and Hope in a Mumbai Undercity Summary & Study Guide

Behind the Beautiful Forevers Overview

Katherine Boo’s journalistic approach to Behind the Beautiful Forevers: Life, Death, and Hope in a Mumbai Undercity allow the reader to explore the present day Annawadi slum of Mumbai, India. Boo narrates the stories of Abdul, a scavenging trash picker beset by unjust accusations and Asha, a local teacher bent on political corruption as they work towards a better life and escape from the slum in the shadow of Mumbai’s opulence.

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