The Death of Vishnu

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Product Details

Price
$14.95
Publisher
Harper Perennial
Publish Date
Pages
301
Dimensions
6.04 X 0.77 X 7.84 inches | 0.54 pounds
Language
English
Type
Paperback
EAN/UPC
9780061467066
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About the Author

Manil Suri is the best-selling author of The Death of Vishnu, a finalist for the PEN/Faulkner Award, The Age of Shiva, and The City of Devi. A native of Mumbai, he is a professor of mathematics at the University of Maryland, Baltimore County.

Reviews

"[A] literary accomplishment. eloquent, refined and tasteful. -- Washington Post Book World
"Marvelously life-embracing . THE DEATH OF VISHNU is a seamlessly constructed, quietly eloquent work of art." -- Newsday
"Enchanting.Masterfully created.No telling detail or private vanity escapes the author's comic yet infinitely compassionate scrutiny." -- Boston Globe
"A delightful and rich first novel.lyrical." -- Wall Street Journal
"Deft and confident ." -- New York Times Book Review
"The reader is swept away by Suri's fresh, witty observations and tender comic moments."--Seattle Times
"Deft and confident ."--New York Times Book Review
"[A] literary accomplishment eloquent, refined and tasteful.--Washington Post Book World
"[THE DEATH OF VISHNU] reads like the work of a highly skilled and experienced practitioner of the writer's craft."--The Los Angeles Times Book Review
"Suri, at his best, reveals not only a collision of modern and mythic India but a commingling of them."--San Fransisco Chronicle
"Marvelously life-embracing THE DEATH OF VISHNU is a seamlessly constructed, quietly eloquent work of art."--Newsday
A delightful and rich first novel lyrical. --Wall Street Journal
Enchanting Masterfully created No telling detail or private vanity escapes the author s comic yet infinitely compassionate scrutiny. --Boston Globe
"[A] literary accomplishment... eloquent, refined and tasteful.--Washington Post Book World
"Marvelously life-embracing ... THE DEATH OF VISHNU is a seamlessly constructed, quietly eloquent work of art."--Newsday
"Enchanting...Masterfully created...No telling detail or private vanity escapes the author's comic yet infinitely compassionate scrutiny."--Boston Globe
"A delightful and rich first novel...lyrical."--Wall Street Journal