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Bel canto : a novel

Author: Ann Patchett
Publisher: London ; New York : Fourth Estate, 2002.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : Pbk. edView all editions and formats
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By the author of The Magician's Assistant, the Orange Prize runner-up, this novel features the combinatin of opera and terrorism. Latin terrorists storm an international gathering, only to find that their intended target has failed to show up.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ann Patchett
ISBN: 1841155837 9781841155838
OCLC Number: 56205877
Notes: Originally published: 2001.
Awards: Winner of PEN / Faulkner Award for Fiction 2002
Winner of Orange Prize 2002
Winner of Orange Prize for Fiction 2002
Short-listed for International IMPAC Dublin Literary Award 2003
Description: 318 pages ; 20 cm
Responsibility: Ann Patchett.

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Winner of the Orange Prize and the PEN/Faulkner Award for Fiction. The poignant - and at times very funny - novel from the author of State of Wonder and Commonwealth.  Read more...

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