The Lives of Others by Neel Mukherjee is a novel that's shortlisted for the Man Booker Prize. In it, several generations of a family live together in one home, with each set of family members living on its own floor. Everyday dysfunction, the demise of the family business, and a grandchild's interest in political extremism threaten to break the family apart as they struggle to come together.
The Lives of Others
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