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Interpreter of maladies

Author: Jhumpa Lahiri; Matilda Novak
Publisher: [Minneapolis, Minn.] : HighBridge Co., [2007]
Edition/Format:   eAudiobook : Document : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Winner of the Pulitzer Prize. Navigating between the Indian traditions they've inherited and the baffling new world, the characters in Jhumpa Lahiri's elegant, touching stories seek love beyond the barriers of cultures and generations. In "A temporary matter," published in The New Yorker, a young Indian-American couple faces the heartbreak of a stillborn birth, while their Boston neighborhood copes with a nightly  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Short stories
Downloadable audiobooks
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Fiction
Additional Physical Format: (OCoLC)58795582
Material Type: Document, Fiction, Audio book, etc., Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File, Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Jhumpa Lahiri; Matilda Novak
ISBN: 9781598875096 1598875094
OCLC Number: 154724416
Notes: Downloadable audio file.
Title from: Title details screen.
Unabridged.
Duration: 6:15:44.
Performer(s): Read by Matilda Novak.
Description: 1 audio file : digital
Details: Requires OverDrive Media Console (file size: 90001 KB).; Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Responsibility: stories by Jhumpa Lahiri.

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Winner of the Pulitzer Prize. Navigating between the Indian traditions they've inherited and the baffling new world, the characters in Jhumpa Lahiri's elegant, touching stories seek love beyond the barriers of cultures and generations. In "A temporary matter," published in The New Yorker, a young Indian-American couple faces the heartbreak of a stillborn birth, while their Boston neighborhood copes with a nightly blackout. In the title story, an interpreter guides an American family through the India of their ancestors and hears an astonishing confession. Lahiri writes with deft cultural insight reminiscent of Anita Desai and a nuanced depth that recalls Mavis Gallant.

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