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4.0 out of 5 stars Wonderful - trumps the film, 9 July 2009
This review is from: Q & A (Paperback)
Q & A is a fantastic book with a much meatier story than the film Slumdog Millionaire (though I thought that too was brilliant). I'm not religious at all, but I felt that there was quite a spiritual element to the book, with the story behind each question answered on the quiz show coming across almost like a biblical parable of hope and goodness struggling to triumph over evil. Indeed, the main character - Ram Mohammed Thomas - is kind of mystical - his birth and parents an enigma, his faith an unusual mix of all religions and his moral compass extremely strong. I don't know how much of that was deliberate but it creates a very strong impression. Excellent.
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