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Kiran Desai

Kiran Desai

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Kiran Desai

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Kiran Desai is an Indian born author who shot into fame with her novel, The Inheritance of Loss. She is the daughter on noted author Anita Desai and is a permanent resident of United States. She also won the 2006 Man Booker Prize and the National Book Critics Circle Award in Fiction. ...

Books by Kiran Desai
Winner of the 2006 Man Booker Prize and the National Book Critics Circle Award for Fiction for her..More Details
The Inheritance of Loss by: Kiran Desai (ISBN : 0802142818)
In a crumbling, isolated house at the foot of Mount Kanchenjunga in the Himalayas lives an..More Details
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July 17th 2012,10:05 AM

Kiran Desai quotes “Could fulfillment ever be felt as deeply as loss? Romantically she decided that love must surely reside in the gap between desire and fulfillment, in th... More details
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Notable Works:

The Inheritance of Loss

Awards Won:

Man Booker Prize,
National Book Critics Circle Award,
Betty Trask Award,