A Fine Balance by Rohinton Mistry
One of Indias finest living novelists.
Publication date: 19/10/2006
Publisher: Faber and Faber
|Publication date:||19th October 2006|
|Publisher:||Faber and Faber|
|Categories:||Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945),|
Rohinton Mistry was born in 1952 and grew up in Bombay, India, where he also attended university. In 1975 he emigrated to Canada. He is the author of three novels and one collection of short stories. His debut novel, Such a Long Journey (1991), won the Commonwealth Writers Prize for Best Book and the Governor General's Award, and was shortlisted for the Booker Prize. It was made into an acclaimed feature film in 1998. His second novel, A Fine Balance (1995), won many prestigious awards, including the Commonwealth Writers Prize for Best Book, the Los Angeles Times Book Prize for Fiction and the Giller Prize, ...More About Rohinton Mistry