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The sweet and simple kind / by Yasmine Gooneratne
Bib ID 4803199
Format BookBook
Author
Gooneratne, Yasmine, 1935-
 
Description London : Little, Brown, 2009 
632 p. ; 24 cm. 
ISBN 9781408701638
1408701634
Summary

An engrossing and dramatic family drama, set against the backdrop of Ceylon's bumpy evolution into Sri Lanka, as the Wijesinha clan struggle to balance their staunch political ambition against the ignominy of an embarrassing family scandal.

Notes

Cover subtitle: A novel of Sri Lanka.

Subjects Sri Lanka -- Fiction.

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