The Village in the Jungle: A Novel

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Eland, 2005 - Fiction - 209 pages
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The classic novel of colonial Ceylon (Sri Lanka), first published in 1913 and written by a prominent member of the Bloomsbury group and husband of Virginia Woolf. It is one of the best-loved and best-known stories in Sri Lanka.

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Review: The Village in the Jungle

User Review  - Larissa - Goodreads

This was so interesting. Horribly depressing and a little terrifying, but very interesting. I happened across this minor classic novel at work. It was chosen by my library director as a featured book ... Read full review

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User Review  - Adithya Vs - Goodreads

Wonderful book. A raw, immaculate portrayal of the life of tribals. The most amazing thing about this book is how close he takes us to the raw feelings of the forest dwellers: the fears they have ... Read full review

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