Beggar's FeastPaperback - 2012
Sam Kandy, born to low prospects in a Ceylon village in 1899, dies a hundred years later as the wealthy headman of the same village. Told in four parts, this enthralling novel traces Sam's story from his boyhood through his dramatic escape from the temple, his daring journey to Australia, and back.
Publisher: Toronto, Ont. ; New York : Pintail, 2012.
Characteristics: 321 p. ; 21 cm.