This easy-to-use identification guide to 280 bird species covering the most commonly seen in Sri Lanka is an ideal, portable guide.
A fully comprehensive field guide to the 462 bird species of Sri Lanka. With photographs from the author and the region’s other top-quality nature photographers, each species is illustrated, including variants where relevant.
Journalist and environmentalist Rory Spowers abandons life in London and moves with his wife and two toddler sons to a 60-acre abandoned tea estate in Sri Lanka. This story brims with adventure, harrowing moments, and small triumphs as Spowers comes to know the people and the land.
Rich with eccentric characters and captivating stories, and set against the exotic landscape of a colonial empire in decline, Running in the Family is Ondaatje’s unforgettable journey through memory and imagination to reclaim his past.
An epic novel of love, loss and a family uprooted, set in the contrasting landscapes of war-torn Sri Lanka and immigrant London.
The sixth edition of Bradt’s Sri Lanka is the longest and by far the most comprehensive guidebook ever published to this alluring island nation, and now includes a brand new, detailed, full-colour wildlife section.
Ambitious, playful and strikingly original, Chinaman is a novel about cricket and Sri Lanka – and the story of modern day Sri Lanka through its most cherished sport. Hailed as ‘one of the most imaginative works of contemporary Sri Lankan fiction’, it is an astounding book.
Culture Smart! Sri Lanka guides you through the beliefs, attitudes, and customs of the people you will meet, and gives practical advice on how best to proceed in unfamiliar situations.
With over 6,500 fully illustrated words and phrases in Hindi and English, along with a free bilingual audio app, Hindi language learning has never been easier.
The DK Eyewitness Travel Guide: Sri Lanka is your indispensable guide to this beautiful part of the world.
Journeying through Sri Lanka’s regions – some haunted by war, many rarely seen by our eyes – award-winning travel writer John Gimlette interviews ex-presidents and cricketers, tea planters and terrorists, negotiating the complex relationships of diverse communities.
Footprint’s Sri Lanka Handbook will help you travel beyond the tourist trail, from Kandy’s Temple of the Tooth to the remote, lagoon-fringed shores of the east.