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Ruins

Ruins

by Rajith Savanadasa

In the pent-up heat of Colombo, piece by piece, a family comes apart. In the pent-up heat of Colombo, piece by piece, a family comes apart.

Format
Paperback
Category
Fiction
Publisher
Hachette
Publish Date
June 2016

A country picking up the pieces, a family among the ruins.

In the restless streets, crowded waiting rooms and glittering nightclubs of Colombo, five family members find their bonds stretched to breaking point in the aftermath of the Sri Lankan civil war.

Latha wants a home. Anoushka wants an iPod.

Mano hopes to win his wife back.

Lakshmi dreams of rescuing a lost boy.

And Niranjan needs big money so he can leave them all behind.

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