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The inheritance of loss

Author: Kiran Desai
Publisher: London : Penguin Books, 2007.
Edition/Format:   Book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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At the foot of Mount Kanchenjunga in the Himalayas lives an embittered old judge who wants nothing more than to retire in peace. With the arrival of his orphaned granddaughter, and his cook's son hopscotching from one New York restaurant to another, trying to stay ahead of the US immigration services, this is far from easy.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Belletristische Darstellung
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Kiran Desai
ISBN: 9780141027289 0141027282 0143055712 9780143055716 9780141028729 0141028726
OCLC Number: 173240085
Notes: Originally published: 2006.
Awards: Winner of Man Booker Prize for Fiction 2006.
Shortlisted for British Book Awards: Writer of the Year 2007.
Shortlisted for Orange Broadband Prize for Fiction 2007.
Description: 324 p.; 20 cm.
Responsibility: Kiran Desai.

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In foothills of Himalayas sits a house - home to three people and a dog. There is retired judge dreaming of colonial yesterdays; his orphaned granddaughter Sai who has fallen for her tutor; the cook,  Read more...

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