The Nine-Chambered Heart By Janice Pariat

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The Nine-Chambered Heart By (author) Janice Pariat ISBN:9780008272562

Beautiful new fiction from the multi-award winning author

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From the winner of the Sahitya Akademi Young Writer Award and the Crossword Book Award for FictionShortlisted for The Hindu Prize for Literature 2015‘Explores with sharp beauty the mystery at the centre of loving anyone’ Sophie Mackintosh, author of The Water Cure

How does the world see you?Nine characters illuminate an unknowable woman. From the school art teacher who sees a spark of talent in her, to the man whose fleeting passion with her could change his life, to the female student whose friendship turns into love.Deeply affecting and luminous, this kaleidoscopic novella explores the nature of intimacy and how each connection you make forms who you are.

The Nine-Chambered Heart By (author) Janice Pariat ISBN:9780008272562

 

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Weight 200 g
Dimensions 17 × 129 × 198 mm
About the Author

Janice Pariat's debut collection of short stories, Boats on Land (2012), won her the Sahitya Akademi Young Writer Award 2013 and a Crossword Book Award for Fiction. Her first novel, Seahorse, was published in 2014 and was shortlisted for The Hindu Prize for Literature 2015. She has lived in London and Turin and is currently based in New Delhi.

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