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- DescriptionThe story of love in a spoiled paradise is told by Triton, who at the age of 11, escapes from his family and goes to work as houseboy to Mister Salgado, a marine biologist obsessed by swamps, sea movements and the island's disappearing reef.
- PrizesWinner of Yorkshire Post Literary Award Best First Work Category 1994. Shortlisted for Booker Prize for Fiction 1994.
- Author(s)Romesh Gunesekera
- PublisherPenguin Books Ltd
- Date of Publication06/04/1995
- GenreGeneral & Literary Fiction
- Place of PublicationLondon
- Country of PublicationUnited Kingdom
- ImprintPenguin Books / Granta
- Out-of-print date04/12/1997
- Weight142 g
- Width128 mm
- Height198 mm
- Spine11 mm
- Format DetailsB-format paperback
- Edition StatementNew edition
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