â€˜Woven with the beautiful intricacy of a spider creating its web, Touching Earth uses exquisite, lyrical writing to present us with the harsh realities of heroin addiction, prostitution and innocence lost.â€™ Heat
'Once again Rani Manicka has left me spellbound with her beautiful prose and intricately woven plot. Touching Earth is a dark and powerful tale by an extremely gifted storyteller.'
'High on atmosphere and tension, this is another powerful novel from the author of THE RICE MOTHER.'
Woman & Home
Publication date: 01/08/2005
Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton General Division
Format: Paperback (b Format)
|Publication date:||1st August 2005|
|Publisher:||Hodder & Stoughton General Division|
|Format:||Paperback (b Format)|
|Genres:||eBook Favourites, Literary Fiction, Relationship Stories,|
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. Photograph © Jerry BauerMore About Rani Manicka