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Unaccustomed Earth

Author: Jhumpa Lahiri
Publisher: London : Bloomsbury, 2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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An outstanding new collection of stories that explore the heart of family life and the immigrant experience, from the Pulitzer Prize-winning author of Interpreter of Maladies and The Namesake

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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jhumpa Lahiri
ISBN: 9780747597124 074759712X 9780747590002 0747590001
OCLC Number: 213382533
Awards: Winner of Commonwealth Writers' Prize Best Book - Eurasia 2009.
Winner of Frank O'Connor International Short Story Award 2008.
Description: 333 p. ; 22 cm.
Contents: Unaccustomed earth --
Hell-heaven --
A choice of accommodations --
Only goodness --
Nobody's business --
Hema and Kaushik --
Once in a lifetime --
Year's end --
Going ashore. Unaccustomed Earth --
Hell-Heaven --
A Choice of Accommodations --
Only Goodness --
Nobody's Business --
Hema and Kaushik --
Once in a Lifetime --
Year's End --
Going Ashore.
Responsibility: Jhumpa Lahiri.
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'Lahiri's enormous gifts as a storyteller are on full display in this collection: the gorgeous, effortless prose; the characters haunted by regret, isolation, loss, and tragedies big and small; and Read more...

 
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