The English Patient

August 27, 1993|
The English Patient by MICHAEL ONDAATJE
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With ravishing beauty and unsettling intelligence, Michael Ondaatje's Booker Prize-winning novel traces the intersection of four damaged lives in an Italian villa at the end of World War II. Hana, the exhausted nurse; the maimed thief, Caravaggio; the wary sapper, Kip: each is haunted by the riddle of the English patient, the nameless, burned man who lies in an upstairs room and whose memories of passion, betrayal,and rescue illuminates this book like flashes of heat lightning.
MICHAEL ONDAATJE is the author of many novels, a memoir, a nonfiction book on film, and several books of poetry. The English Patient won the Booker Prize in 1992 and the Golden Man Booker in 2018; Anil’s Ghost won the Irish Times International Fiction Prize, the Scotiabank Giller Prize, and the Prix Médicis. In 2016, he was appointed C...
Title:The English Patient
Product dimensions:320 pages, 8 X 5.14 X 0.82 in
Shipping dimensions:320 pages, 8 X 5.14 X 0.82 in
Published:August 27, 1993
Publisher:Knopf Canada
Appropriate for ages:All ages
ISBN - 13:9780394280134

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