In the world of his large family, affluent Tamils living in the capital of Sri Lanka, Arjie is an oddity - a "funny boy" - who likes dressing as a girl. Through his eyes, the reader watches him come to terms with his homosexuality and with the violent racism of the society in which he lives.

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June 2008 : USA Library Binding
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Title: Funny Boy
Author(s): Shyam Selvadurai
ISBN: 1-4395-0050-9 / 978-1-4395-0050-7 (USA edition)
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June 1997 : USA Hardback

Title: Funny Boy (Harvest Book)
Author(s): Shyam Selvadurai
ISBN: 1-4177-0621-X / 978-1-4177-0621-1 (USA edition)
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March 1996 : USA Hardback
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Title: Funny Boy: A Novel
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ISBN: 0-688-14595-7 / 978-0-688-14595-8 (USA edition)
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October 1994 : UK Hardback
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Title: Funny Boy
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April 2020 : UK Paperback
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Title: Funny Boy: A Novel in Six Stories
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August 2019 : Canada Paperback
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Title: Funny Boy: Penguin Modern Classics Edition
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July 2015 : USA Paperback
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Title: Funny Boy: A Novel
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2012 : Paperback
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Title: FUNNY BOY
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ISBN: 9556650377 / 978-9556650372
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June 1997 : USA Paperback
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Title: Funny Boy (Harvest Book)
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ISBN: 0-15-600500-X / 978-0-15-600500-5 (USA edition)
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October 1997 : Canada Paperback
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Title: Funny Boy
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September 1994 : Canada Paperback
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Title: Funny Boy
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ISBN: 0-7710-7950-8 / 978-0-7710-7950-4 (Canada edition)
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October 1995 : UK Paperback
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Title: Funny Boy: A Novel in Six Stories
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September 1994 : UK Paperback
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Title: Funny Boy
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September 1998 : Canada Audio Cassette
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Title: Funny Boy
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Title: Funny Boy: A Novel
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January 2013 : Canada Kindle edition
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Title: Funny Boy
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September 2008 : UK Kindle edition
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Title: Funny Boy: A Novel in Six Stories
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