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Desai, Kiran 1971-

Overview
Works: 44 works in 296 publications in 32 languages and 6,700 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Psychological fiction  Domestic fiction  History  Humorous fiction 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PS3554.E82, 813.54
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Most widely held works by Kiran Desai
The inheritance of loss by Kiran Desai( Book )

106 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in 22 languages and held by 4,036 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a crumbling house in the remote northeastern Himalayas, an embittered, elderly judge finds his peaceful retirement turned upside down by the arrival of his orphaned granddaughter, Sai
Hullabaloo in the guava orchard by Kiran Desai( Book )

96 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in 16 languages and held by 1,653 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fired from his job, the good-for-nothing Indian postal clerk, Sampath Chawla, 20, climbs a guava tree in search of contemplation and becomes a famous holy man. All of which proves his grandmother's point that the world is round and what goes downhill often emerges on top at the other end. A first novel
The inheritance of loss by Kiran Desai( Recording )

34 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 783 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a crumbling house in the remote northeastern Himalayas, an embittered, elderly judge finds his peaceful retirement turned upside down by the arrival of his orphaned granddaughter, Sai
Hullabaloo in the guava orchard by Kiran Desai( Recording )

5 editions published between 1998 and 2009 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sampath Chawla is born into a family slightly off kilter, to a mother not quite like her neighbours, in a town not quite like other towns. After years of failure at school, failure at work, it does not seem as if Sampath is going to amount to much. Then Sampath climbs up a guava tree in search of a life of peaceful contemplation- and becomes unexpectedly famous as a hermit
Enrenou al guaiaber by Kiran Desai( Book )

2 editions published in 1999 in Catalan and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Det tabte land by Kiran Desai( Recording )

6 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in Danish and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dediščina izgube by Kiran Desai( Book )

1 edition published in 2007 in Slovenian and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

L'Herència de la pèrdua by Kiran Desai( Book )

2 editions published in 2007 in Spanish and Catalan and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cāksī matsyanā Narmadā nadīmāṃ thatā sthaḷāntaranuṃ rahasya by Kiran Desai( Book )

1 edition published in 1971 in Gujarati and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mı̄rās̲-i sarāb by Kiran Desai( Book )

2 editions published in 2008 in Persian and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Et øde sted ved Nepals grænse bor en menneskefjendsk dommer sammen med sin datterdatter og deres kok. Deres stille hverdag består af minder, datterdatterens forelskelse og kokkens tanker om sin søn, der lever i Amerika som illegal immigrant. Der opstår politiske uroligheder i området, som betyder drastiske omvæltninger
Kaybın türküsü by Kiran Desai( Book )

2 editions published in 2010 in Turkish and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Francesco Clemente : Emblems of transformation( Book )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nasleđeni gubitak by Kiran Desai( Book )

1 edition published in 2007 in Serbian and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La perte en héritage by Kiran Desai( )

2 editions published in 2010 in French and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Moştenitoarea tărîmului pierdut by Kiran Desai( Book )

1 edition published in 2007 in Romanian and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kalabalik bland guavaträden roman by Kiran Desai( Recording )

1 edition published in 2007 in Swedish and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Ribillió a gyümölcsösben by Kiran Desai( Book )

1 edition published in 1999 in Hungarian and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Brzemię rzeczy utraconych by Kiran Desai( Recording )

in Polish and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Bittert arv by Kiran Desai( Recording )

1 edition published in 2008 in Swedish and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Kiran Desai: The inheritance of loss by Kiran Desai( Recording )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Daughter of the acclaimed novelist Anita Desai, Indian writer Kiran Desai cinched the 2006 Man Booker Prize with her latest novel The Inheritance of Loss. Desai was hailed as a promising new literary voice with the publication of her first novel, Hulabaloo in the Guava Orchard, which she completed while studying at Columbia University, and her talent was recognized early on by Salman Rushdie, who published one of her stories in the compilation Mirrorwork: Fifty Years of Indian Writing
 
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The inheritance of loss
Alternative Names
Desai, Ḳiran 1971-

Desaji, Kirana 1971-

Kiran Desai 1971-....

Kiran Desai Indiaas romanschrijfster

Kiran Desai Indian author

Kiran Desai indisch-US-amerikanische Autorin

Kiran Desai scrittrice indiana

Kiran Desaiová

Κίραν Ντεσάι

Десаи, Киран

Кіран Десаї

Кіран Дэсаі

דסאי, קירן 1971-

קירן דסאי

كيران ديساي

كيران ديساي، 1971-

کرن ڈیسائی

کیران دسای

کیران دێسای

किरण देसाई

ਕਿਰਣ ਦੇਸਾਈ

கிரண் தேசாய்

కిరణ్ దేశాయ్

ಕಿರಣ್ ದೇಸಾಯಿ

കിരൺ ദേശായി

კირან დესაი

데사이, 키란 1971-

キラン・デサイ

デサイ, キラン

基兰·德塞

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Hullabaloo in the guava orchardThe inheritance of loss