Author(s): Michael Ondaatje
The bestselling author of the Booker Prize winner "The English Patient" delivers a dramatic story set in the decade after World War II, which follows teenage siblings Nathaniel and Rachel, whose lives are indelibly shaped by a small group of unexpected characters.
Michael Ondaatje is the author of several novels, as well as a memoir, a nonfiction book on film, and several books of poetry. Among his many Canadian and international recognitions, his novel The English Patient won the Booker Prize, and was adapted into a multi-award winning Oscar movie; and Anil's Ghost won the Giller Prize, the Irish Times International Fiction Prize, and the Prix MUdicis. Born in Sri Lanka, Michael Ondaatje lives in Toronto.