Short-listed for Walter Scott Prize 2019 (UK). Long-listed for Man Booker Prize for Fiction 2018 (UK).A mesmerising new novel from the internationally acclaimed, bestselling author of The English Patient.
Michael Ondaatje is the author of several novels, as well as a memoir, a nonfiction book on film, and several books of poetry. Among his many Canadian and international recognitions, his novel The English Patient won the Booker Prize, and was adapted into a multi-award winning Oscar movie; and Anil's Ghost won the Giller Prize, the Irish Times International Fiction Prize, and the Prix Medicis. Born in Sri Lanka, Michael Ondaatje lives in Toronto.