Set in contemporary India, A Burning is the story of three unforgettable characters, all dreaming of a better future, whose lives are changed for ever when they become caught up in the devastating aftermath of a terrorist attack.
This easy-to-use identification guide to 280 bird species covering the most commonly seen in Sri Lanka is an ideal, portable guide.
This easy-to-use identification guide to the 280 bird species most commonly seen in India includes high quality photographs from one of India’s top nature photographers accompanied by detailed species descriptions.
Adela Quested has come to the Indian town of Chandrapore to marry. Together with her elderly companion Mrs Moore, they befriend the charming Dr Aziz, who offers to show them the Marabar Caves.
A fully comprehensive field guide to the 462 bird species of Sri Lanka. With photographs from the author and the region’s other top-quality nature photographers, each species is illustrated, including variants where relevant.
Journalist and environmentalist Rory Spowers abandons life in London and moves with his wife and two toddler sons to a 60-acre abandoned tea estate in Sri Lanka. This story brims with adventure, harrowing moments, and small triumphs as Spowers comes to know the people and the land.
Rich with eccentric characters and captivating stories, and set against the exotic landscape of a colonial empire in decline, Running in the Family is Ondaatje’s unforgettable journey through memory and imagination to reclaim his past.
A rollercoaster ride through a land of chaos and contradiction with a woman on a mission to save her soul, her love life – and her sanity. Australian author.
Berlitz Pocket Guide Delhi combines lively text with vivid full-colour photography to highlight the very best that this fascinating city has to offer.
Compact, clear, and packed with key words and phrases to help conversation, this pocket-sized Hindi phrasebook is a trusty travel companion.
An epic novel of love, loss and a family uprooted, set in the contrasting landscapes of war-torn Sri Lanka and immigrant London.
This soft-laminated folded map of India North features maps of: India North (1:3 000 000 / 1 cm = 30 km); Delhi, Mumbai, Kolkata, Jaipur, Agra, Varanasi, Amritsar, Jodhpur, and Udaipur (all at 1:30 000 / 1 cm = 300 m); and Bodhgaya (1:15 000).