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[PDF] ✎ Shantaram Author Gregory David Roberts – Smrl.me It took me a long time and most of the world to learn what I know about love and fate and the choices we make but the heart of it came to me in an instant while I was chained to a wall and being tortuPDF Shantaram Author Gregory David Roberts Smrlme It took me a long time and most of the world to learn what I know about love and fate and the choices we make but the heart of it came to me in an instant while I was chained to a wall and being tortu It took me a long time and most of the world to learn what I know about love and fate and the choices we make but the heart of it came to me in an instant while I was chained to a wall and being torturedSo begins this epic mesmerizing first novel set in the underworld of contemporary Bombay Shantaram is narrated by Lin an escaped convict with a false passport who flees maximum security prison in Au

Stralia for the teeming streets of a city where he can disappearAccompanied by his guide and faithful friend Prabaker the two enter Bombay's hidden society of beggars and gangsters prostitutes and holy men soldiers and actors and Indians and exiles from other countries who seek in this remarkable place what they cannot find elsewhereAs a hunted man without a home family or identity 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 search leads him to war prison torture murder and a series of enigmatic and bloody betrayals The keys to unlock the mysteri

shantaram free Shantaram PDFStralia for the teeming streets of a city where he can disappearAccompanied by his guide and faithful friend Prabaker the two enter Bombay's hidden society of beggars and gangsters prostitutes and holy men soldiers and actors and Indians and exiles from other countries who seek in this remarkable place what they cannot find elsewhereAs a hunted man without a home family or identity 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 search leads him to war prison torture murder and a series of enigmatic and bloody betrayals The keys to unlock the mysteri

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PDF/EPUB Shantaram PDF Ù ✓ smrl.me ✓ Gregory David Roberts is an Australian author most noted for his novel Shantaram He was a heroin addict and convicted bank robber who escaped from Pentridge Prison and fled to India where he lived for ten yearsRoberts lived in Melbourne Germany and France and finally returned to Mumbai where he set up charitable foundations to assist the city's poor with health care coverage Roberts was reu.

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  1. Petra-X Petra-X says:

    PDF/EPUB Shantaram PDF Ù ✓ smrl.me ✓ shantaram free, Shantaram PDFLike Marmite or Vegemite another Australian export you either loved this book or hated it I hated it I really really hated it It was a waste of my life enduring five chapters of this egotistical drivel by someone who thought their life was 933 pages worth of importance He was an escaped convict from an Australian prison and I bet his fellow prisoners and warders must have sighed with relief to no longer be victims of this self righteous man's endless burble of cod philosophy 'deep' insights into other people and general overweening self love Of course if you are in the majority of


  2. Joseph Joseph says:

    PDF/EPUB Shantaram PDF Ù ✓ smrl.me ✓ shantaram free, Shantaram PDFMy god What an incredible load of drivel this is Though there is room in the world for large stories largely told Gregory David Roberts' self aggrandazing pseudo autobiography teems with ludicrously bad prose characters so flat I'd like to use them to keep water off my bathroom floor dimwitted philosophy and self love I uite literally had to stop reading from embarassment


  3. Christopher Christopher says:

    PDF/EPUB Shantaram PDF Ù ✓ smrl.me ✓ shantaram free, Shantaram PDFI managed 200 pages of this utter drivel before giving up completely Poorly written nonsense which is gathering critical acclaim from people who probably read one book a year At one point during a scene when the narrator is looking at a river he ACTUALLY writes 'I was thinking of another river A river that runs through all of us The river of the heart'I do not have time in my life for this sub Danielle Steel horseshitEDIT About ten years on I still keep getting activity on this review Readi


  4. Amy Luke Amy Luke says:

    PDF/EPUB Shantaram PDF Ù ✓ smrl.me ✓ shantaram free, Shantaram PDFThere's enough reviews on this book I'm not going to summarize it again I love this book and yes it's massive but I think I've read it 3 times It's not perfect but the parts that are great make up for the wobbly bits I thought I'd throw in some of


  5. Stacey Stacey says:

    PDF/EPUB Shantaram PDF Ù ✓ smrl.me ✓ shantaram free, Shantaram PDFI moved this from my currently reading shelf to my read shelf because there is no I gave up on this piece of crap shelf 600 pages into it I had to set myself free by throwing it in the toilet No seriously I threw it in the toilet Then I had to fish it out and clean the deluge of toilet water all over the place created by this tremendously large and heavy piece of crap book This book makes me angry because I will never get that 600 pages of my life back I could have been doing something important like closing m


  6. Jennifer Jennifer says:

    PDF/EPUB Shantaram PDF Ù ✓ smrl.me ✓ shantaram free, Shantaram PDFThis is possibly the best book I've ever read It was given to me by a friend of mine who loved it and said that before she read it she had no desire to go to India but after having read it she couldn't wait to goThis book is over 900 pages so I found it a little challenging to start bc I didn't want to carry it around with me to read on the bus too bulky and I was so tired each night that I couldn't read than a page or two But I finally got a chance to read a small chunk of it in one sitting and that was it for me I loved it and


  7. Jen Padgett Bohle Jen Padgett Bohle says:

    PDF/EPUB Shantaram PDF Ù ✓ smrl.me ✓ shantaram free, Shantaram PDFIf I met the protagonist Linbaba in the flesh I'd well I'd beg my meatiest friend to rough him up Repeatedly Lin's adventures in Bombay are apparently based on humble author Gregory David Roberts's exploits playing savior and maf


  8. Mayuri Mayuri says:

    PDF/EPUB Shantaram PDF Ù ✓ smrl.me ✓ shantaram free, Shantaram PDFThe way Roberts describes Indians in this book is like a series of bad caricatures I cringed terribly There is the over friendly and smiling trusting barbaric not very clever poor Prabaker I HATED the way he wrote Prabaker's English It made him sound like a racist Disney character or like the golum from LOTR to the cool and smooth Iranian gangster if you like ridiculous Bollywood movies this is the book for you In typical fashion the white guy is the hero of nearly every scene a la Patrick Swayze in City of Joy as if people who lived in slums sit around waiting for a white hero to come and save them BUT there were things I liked about the book aside from the sweet friend who lent it to me It is cushioned in so much love for India and its people And wh


  9. Matt Matt says:

    PDF/EPUB Shantaram PDF Ù ✓ smrl.me ✓ shantaram free, Shantaram PDFReturning to read Gregory David Roberts' epic novel again I found myself drawn to the complexities and nuances embedded throughout the text As the novel opens the reader is introduced to Lin a man who has escaped his Australian jail and arrives in Bombay hoping to hide in India's vast populace Early on Lin is forced to realise that India is a beast unlike any othe


  10. Andy Marr Andy Marr says:

    PDF/EPUB Shantaram PDF Ù ✓ smrl.me ✓ shantaram free, Shantaram PDFThis is an awful book Awful Full of beginners grade philosophy that we're meant to think is profound and horrible pretentious characters who talk like actors in a Victorian stage play and dreadful over embellished prose that litters every single ghastly page I say every page Perhaps it's not true because I didn't read the final 90% of the book I gave up the minute I reached the following uote'My eyes were lost swimming floating free in the shimmering lagoon of her steady even stare Her eyes were large and spectacularly green It was the green that trees are in vivid dreams It was the green that the sea would be if the sea were perfect'Really? 'It was the gr


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