Michael Ondaatje
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Michael Ondaatje

MICHAEL ONDAATJE is the author of six previous novels, a memoir, a nonfiction book on film, and several books of poetry. The English Patient won the Booker Prize; Anil's Ghost won the Irish Times International Fiction Prize, the Giller Prize, and the Prix Médicis. Born in Sri Lanka, Michael Ondaatje now lives in Toronto.

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    • Warlight

    • By: Michael Ondaatje
    • Narrated by: Steve West
    • Length: 8 hrs and 36 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 673
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 621
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 619

    From the internationally acclaimed, best-selling author of The English Patient: a mesmerizing new novel that tells a dramatic story set in the decade after World War II through the lives of a small group of unexpected characters and two teenagers whose lives are indelibly shaped....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Instant favorite

    • By R. Hughes on 06-10-18

    Regular price: $28.00

    • The English Patient

    • By: Michael Ondaatje
    • Narrated by: Christopher Cazenove
    • Length: 8 hrs and 27 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 442
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 337
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 344

    With ravishing beauty and unsettling intelligence, Michael Ondaatje's Booker Prize-winning novel traces the intersection of four damaged lives....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • If only there was a pause between chapters

    • By Jennifer Bould on 10-22-16

    Regular price: $35.93

    • In the Skin of a Lion

    • By: Michael Ondaatje
    • Narrated by: Tom McCamus
    • Length: 6 hrs and 10 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 279
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 260
    • Story
      3 out of 5 stars 261

    Patrick Lewis arrives in Toronto in the 1920s and earns his living searching for a vanished millionaire and tunneling beneath Lake Ontario....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Superb

    • By Joshua on 02-25-18

    Regular price: $19.95

    • Running in the Family

    • By: Michael Ondaatje
    • Narrated by: Michael Ondaatje
    • Length: 4 hrs and 39 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 16
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 15
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 15

    In the late 1970s Ondaatje returned to his native island of Sri Lanka. He records his journey through the drug-like heat and intoxicating fragrances of that "pendant off the ear of India"....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • A deep stream...

    • By Anonymous User on 08-07-18

    Regular price: $14.95

    • Anil's Ghost

    • By: Michael Ondaatje
    • Narrated by: Alan Cumming
    • Length: 7 hrs and 54 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 157
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 93
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 95

    With his first novel since the internationally acclaimed The English Patient, Michael Ondaatje gives us a work displaying all the richness of imagery and language and the piercing emotional truth....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • unlikely poetry

    • By jayne on 04-30-08

    Regular price: $24.50

    • The Cat's Table

    • By: Michael Ondaatje
    • Narrated by: Michael Ondaatje
    • Length: 7 hrs and 5 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 378
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 321
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 316

    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”....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Superb - But Not For All Readers or All Situations

    • By Amanda on 11-25-11

    Regular price: $24.50

    • The Collected Works of Billy the Kid

    • By: Michael Ondaatje
    • Narrated by: Stefan Rudnicki
    • Length: 2 hrs and 14 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 14
    • Performance
      3.5 out of 5 stars 9
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 9

    The Collected Works of Billy the Kid is a virtuoso synthesis of storytelling, history, and myth....

    Regular price: $13.96

    • Divisadero

    • By: Michael Ondaatje
    • Narrated by: Hope Davis
    • Length: 8 hrs
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 134
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 53
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 55

    In the 1970s in Northern California, near Gold Rush country, a father and his teenage daughters, Anna and Claire, work their farm....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • I loved this

    • By Robin Dreyer on 01-12-10

    Regular price: $31.93

    • Katzentisch

    • By: Michael Ondaatje
    • Narrated by: Johannes Steck
    • Length: 8 hrs and 6 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Auf einem gewaltigen Dampfer reisen drei Jungen zu Beginn der 50er Jahre von Sri Lanka nach England. Für den elfjährigen Michael und seine Freunde wird...

    Regular price: $13.38

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