The Inheritance of Loss by Kiran Desai
Set in the 1980s, the book tells the story of Jemubhai Popatlal Patel, a judge living out a disenchanted retirement in Kalimpong, a hill station in the Himalayan foothills, and his relationship with his granddaughter Sai.
The 1237th greatest fiction book of all time
This book is on the following lists:
- - National Book Critics Circle Award - Fiction (National Book Critics Circle)
- - Man Booker Prize (Man Booker Prize)