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Unaccustomed earth

Author: Jhumpa Lahiri
Publisher: New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st North American edView all editions and formats
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Exploring the secrets and complexities lying at the heart of family life and relationships, a collection of eight stories includes the title work, about a young mother in a new city whose father tends her garden while hiding a secret love affair.
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Genre/Form: Short stories
Miscellaneous fiction
Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Lahiri, Jhumpa.
Unaccustomed earth.
New York : A.A. Knopf, ©2008
(OCoLC)631158480
Material Type: Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Jhumpa Lahiri
ISBN: 9780307265739 0307265730 9780676979343 0676979343 9780307278258 0307278255
OCLC Number: 137325020
Notes: "A Borzoi book."
Awards: Asian/Pacific American Literature Award Honor, 2008
Description: 333 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: pt. 1 --
Unaccustomed earth --
Hell-heaven --
A choice of accommodations --
Only goodness --
Nobody's business --
pt. 2, Hema and Kaushik --
Once in a lifetime --
Year's end --
Going ashore.
Responsibility: Jhumpa Lahiri.

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Exploring the secrets and complexities lying at the heart of family life and relationships, a collection of eight stories includes the title work, about a young mother in a new city whose father tends her garden while hiding a secret love affair.
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Great book of short stories

by arev (WorldCat user published 2009-02-09) Excellent Permalink

Great book of short stories about Bengalis in the United States, many stories are very sad..............

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