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The inheritance of loss

Author: Kiran Desai
Publisher: London : Penguin Books, 2007.
Edition/Format:   Print 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: Belletristische Darstellung
Fiction
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
Short-listed for British Book Awards: Writer of the Year 2007
Short-listed for Orange Broadband Prize for Fiction 2007
Description: 324 pages ; 20 cm
Responsibility: Kiran Desai.

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