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Rani Manicka - Author


Rani Manicka was born and educated in Malaysia. An economics graduate, she now divides her time between Malaysia and the UK. Her first novel, The Rice Mother, won the South East Asia and South Pacific Region 2003 Commonwealth Writers’ Prize, has been translated into 17 languages, and gained international acclaim.


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Featured Books, with extracts, by Rani Manicka

Touching Earth by Rani Manicka
Touching Earth
Rani Manicka
A big, lush novel of prostitution, corruption, heroin addiction, despair and squalor, but this is no sordid tale, however depraved the characters and debauched their world. It is a very human story of lost innocence and hope as Balinese twins...
Format: Paperback (b Format) - Released: 01/08/2005

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