WorldCat Identities

Karunatilaka, Shehan

Works: 3 works in 27 publications in 1 language and 815 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Cricket stories  Sports stories 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PR9440.9.K378, [FIC]
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Shehan Karunatilaka
The legend of Pradeep Mathew : a novel by Shehan Karunatilaka( Book )

5 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 440 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Aging sportswriter W.G. Karunasena's liver is shot. As his health fades, he embarks on a frantic search for missing cricketer Pradeep Mathew, whose virtuosic bowling was once legendary. En route he discovers a six-fingered coach, a Tamil Tiger warlord, and unsettling truths about his country and its beloved sport."--Page 4 of cover
Chinaman : the legend of Pradeep Mathew by Shehan Karunatilaka( Book )

19 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 308 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the life of Pradeep Sivanathan Mathew, b. 1965, Sri Lanka test cricket bowler
Chinaman by Shehan Karunatilaka( Book )

2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Retired sportswriter W.G. Karunasena is dying. He will spend his final months drinking arrack, making his wife unhappy, ignoring his son, and tracking down Pradeep S. Mathew, a spin bowler who has mysteriously disappeared
Audience Level
Audience Level
  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.44 (from 0.21 for The legend ... to 0.76 for Chinaman / ...)

Chinaman : the legend of Pradeep Mathew
Alternative Names
Shehan Karunatilaka

Shehan Karunatilaka Sri Lankan writer

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