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Ondaatje, Michael

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Vintage International 1997

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Ondaatje, Michael

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Vintage Books 2004

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Ondaatje, Michael

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Summary: Decades after World War II, Nathaniel Williams reflects on his experiences in 1945, when his parents left him and his sister in the care of a mysterious neighbor.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Alfred A. Knopf 2018

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Ondaatje, Michael

Summary: In the early 1950s, an eleven-year-old boy in Colombo boards a ship bound for England. At mealtimes he is seated at the "cat's table"--as far from the Captain's Table as can be--with a ragtag group of "insignificant" adults and two other boys, Cassius and Ramadhin. As the ship makes its way across the Indian Ocean, through the Suez Canal, into the Mediterranean, the boys tumble from one...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Alfred A. Knopf 2011

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Ondaatje, Michael

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Knopf 1992

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Ondaatje, Michael

Summary: An anthology of poems by a Canadian writer from Sri Lanka. In The First Rule of Sinhalese Architecture, he writes: "Never build three doors / in a straight line / A devil might rush / through them /deep into your house, / into your life."

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: A.A. Knopf 1999

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Ondaatje, Michael

Summary: In the early 1950s, an eleven-year-old boy in Colombo boards a ship bound for England. At mealtimes he is seated at the "cat's table"-- as far from the Captain's Table as can be-- with a ragtag group of "insignificant" adults and two other boys, Cassius and Ramadhin. As the ship makes its way across the Indian Ocean, through the Suez Canal, into the Mediterranean, the boys tumble from one...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Books on Tape 2011

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Ondaatje, Michael

Summary: Buddy Bolden, a New Orleans barber, cornet player, and full-time editor of a gossip sheet, disappears for two years, and when he returns, he goes berserk and spends his final years in the East Louisiana state hospital.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Vintage International 1996

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Ondaatje, Michael

Summary: In California, then the Nevada casino's, 1970 a makeshift family of a father, daughter, adopted daughter and farm hand's lives are shattered by a traumatic event and they are sent off on separate courses.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Alfred A. Knopf 2007

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Ondaatje, Michael

Summary: An autobiographical journey of discovery gathers together fragments of memory, experience, and family history in order to understand the meaning of his parents' legacy and his own heritage.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Vintage International 1993

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Ondaatje, Michael

Summary: "It is 1945, and London is still reeling from the Blitz and years of war. Fourteen-year-old Nathaniel and his older sister, Rachel, are seemingly abandoned by their parents, left in the care of an enigmatic figure they call The Moth. They suspect he may be a criminal and grow both more convinced and less concerned as they get to know his eccentric crew of friends: men and women with a shared...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Findaway World, LLC 2018

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Ondaatje, Michael

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Vintage International 2001

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Ondaatje, Michael

Summary: In the early 1950s, an eleven-year-old boy in Colombo boards a ship bound for England. At mealtimes he is seated at the "cat's table"--as far from the Captain's Table as can be--with a ragtag group of "insignificant" adults and two other boys, Cassius and Ramadhin. As the ship makes its way across the Indian Ocean, through the Suez Canal, into the Mediterranean, the boys tumble from one...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Center Point Pub. 2011

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Ondaatje, Michael

Summary: In 1945, just after World War II, fourteen-year-old Nathaniel and his older sister Rachel stay behind in London when their parents move to Singapore, leaving them in the care of a mysterious figure named The Moth. They suspect he might be a criminal, and they grow both more convinced and less concerned as they come to know his eccentric crew of friends: men and women joined by a shared history...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House Large Print 2018

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Ondaatje, Michael

Summary: In a narrative as beguiling and mysterious as memory itself--shadowed and luminous at once--we follow the story of fourteen-year-old Nathaniel, and his older sister, Rachel. In 1945, just after World War II, they stay behind in London when their parents move to Singapore, leaving them in the care of a mysterious figure named The Moth. They suspect he might be a criminal, and they grow both more...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Books on Tape 2018

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Ondaatje, Michael.

Summary: In the early 1950s, an eleven-year-old boy in Colombo boards a ship bound for England. At mealtimes he is seated at the "cat's table"--as far from the Captain's Table as can be--with a ragtag group of "insignificant" adults and two other boys, Cassius and Ramadhin. As the ship makes its way across the Indian Ocean, through the Suez Canal, into the Mediterranean, the boys tumble from one...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group 2011

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Summary: During World War II, a mysterious stranger is rescued from a fiery plane crash. The American allies care for him and the dangerous secrets from his past come to light.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Miramax Home Entertainment 1998

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Summary: Based on the novel by Michael Ondaatje, a complicated WWII saga told in flashback sequences. Best Picture, Best Director-Anthony Minghella, and Best Supporting Actress-Juliette Binoche. Includes exclusive bonus material and special packaging.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Miramax Home Entertainment 2004

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