In The Skin of a Lion
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From the Booker Prize-winning author comes the sparkling and lyrical predecessor to the bestselling The English Patient.
Ondaatje writes in curves, in time-lapses, a sort of verbal cinema whose narrative is unfaltering Times A triumph ... a powerful and revelatory accomplishment Times Literary Supplement A magical book. Michael Ondaatje defies the normal distinction between poet and novelist. His writing is consistently tuned to a visionary pitch -- Graham Swift A singular masterpiece -- Kamila Shamsie
Booker Prize-winning novelist Michael Ondaatje is the author of many collections of poetry and several books of fiction, including In the Skin of a Lion and The English Patient. He and his wife live in Toronto.