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The inheritance of loss

Author: Kiran Desai
Publisher: London : Hamish Hamilton, 2006.
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
Domestic fiction
Psychological fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Kiran Desai
ISBN: 9780241143483 0241143489 0241143640 9780241143643
OCLC Number: 65764578
Awards: Man Booker Prize, 2006.
Description: 324 pages ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Kiran Desai.

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