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Anita Desai was born Anita Mazumdar on April 23. 1937 in Mussoorie, India. Desai was shortlisted for the Booker Prize three times, for Clear Light of Day(1980), In Custody(1984) and Fasting, Feasting(1999). Her novel, Fire on the Mountain did win the Sahitya Academy Award and the Winifred Holtby Memorial Prize(1978).

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Fire on the Mountain

Fire on the Mountain

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Nanda Kaul has moved to a location high in the mountains in search of tranquility. Her great-grandaughter visits her and disturbs her peace. But after the initial shock she finds the disturbance alluring..

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Slight wear to covers otherwise Good Copy
King Penguin Paperback 1983 Reprint
Book Weight: 90g

ISBN 0140053476

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