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Author: Anita Desai
Publisher: New York : Houghton Mifflin, 2000.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The story of "Uma, the plain older daughter of an Indian family, tied to the household of her childhood and tending to her parents' every extravagant demand, and of her younger brother, Arun, across the world in Massachusetts, bewildered by his new life in college and the suburbs, where he lives with the Patton family."--Cover.
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Genre/Form: Bildungsromans
Domestic fiction
Fiction
Bildungsromane
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Anita Desai
ISBN: 0618065822 9780618065820
OCLC Number: 42980118
Notes: "A Mariner original."
Originally published: London : Chatto & Windus, 1999.
Description: 228 unnumbered pages ; 21 cm
Responsibility: Anita Desai.
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The story of "Uma, the plain older daughter of an Indian family, tied to the household of her childhood and tending to her parents' every extravagant demand, and of her younger brother, Arun, across the world in Massachusetts, bewildered by his new life in college and the suburbs, where he lives with the Patton family."--Cover.

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