Heat and Dust by Ruth Prawer Jhabvala
Heat and Dust (1975) is a novel by Ruth Prawer Jhabvala which won the Booker Prize in 1975. The events of the story take place in India, during the periods of the British Raj in the 1920s and the present day of the novel (the 1970s). A young English woman searches for the truth about her greataunt Olivia (1920s).
The 1611th greatest fiction book of all time
This book is on the following lists:
- - Man Booker Prize (Man Booker Prize)