El Paciente Ingles = The English Patient (Paperback)

By Michael Ondaatje, Carlos Manzano (Translator)
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The best-selling-novel-turned-movie that garnered 9 Oscars including Best Picture. Four people come together in a deserted Italian villa during the final moments of World War II. Caravaggio, the thief; the Indian sapper Kip; Hana, the nurse, who obsessively tends to her last surviving patientthe English patienta nameless and burned man whose memories of suffering, rescue, and betrayal illuminate this book.

About the Author

Michael Ondaatje is a novelist and poet perhaps best known for his Booker Prize winning novel adapted into an Academy Award-winning film, The English Patient. His other books include Secular Love, In the Skin of a Lion, Running in the Family, and The Collected Works of Billy the Kid. He edited From Ink Lake, a selection of Canadian stories, and has won several Governor General's Award for both fiction and poetry.

Product Details
ISBN: 9788466320740
ISBN-10: 8466320741
Publisher: Punto de Lectura
Publication Date: May 2008
Pages: 357
Language: Spanish
Series: Narrativa (Punto de Lectura)