Ruth Prawer Jhabvala divides her time between New York and New Delhi. She has published twelve novels including the Booker Prize-winning HEAT AND DUST and five volumes of short stories. She has written over a dozen screenplays, including HOWARD'S END and A ROOM WITH A VIEW, for both of which she received an Academy Award.
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Descrizione libro Futura. Paperback. Condizione libro: New. UNUSED, LIKE NEW, NOT EX-LIBRARY, PAPERBACK ISBN: 0860074145, 182 pages. 'Heat and Dust' won the 1975 Booker Prize for Fiction. The story spans the past and the present, via the diary of an English girl who goes to India to reconstruct the story of Olivia, her grandfather's first wife. The story contrasts the India of 1923 with the India of the present. book. Codice libro della libreria 959