The Resource The inheritance of loss, Kiran Desai

The inheritance of loss, Kiran Desai

Label
The inheritance of loss
Title
The inheritance of loss
Statement of responsibility
Kiran Desai
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An embittered judge who wants only to retire in peace lives in a crumbling, isolated house at the foot of Mount Kanchenjunga in the Himalayas, when his orphaned granddaughter, Sai, arrives on his doorstep. The judge's cook watches over Sai distractedly, for his thoughts are often on his son, Biju, who is hopscotching from one gritty New York restaurant to another
Cataloging source
PSC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1971-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Desai, Kiran
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3554.E82
LC item number
I54 2006
Literary form
novels
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Kānchenjunga (Nepal and India)
  • Grandparent and child
  • Judges
  • Tutors and tutoring
  • Ethnic relations
  • Teenage girls
  • Grandfathers
  • Older men
  • Orphans
Label
The inheritance of loss, Kiran Desai
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes a reading group guide
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
357 pages
Isbn
9780802142818
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)71259148
Label
The inheritance of loss, Kiran Desai
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes a reading group guide
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
357 pages
Isbn
9780802142818
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)71259148

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