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The namesake

Author: Jhumpa Lahiri
Publisher: London : Flamingo, 2003.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Gogal Ganguli is brought up as an Indian in suburban America. He wants to cast off his awkward name and leave behind the inherited values of his Bengali parents. And so he sets off on his own path through life, a path strewn with conflicting loyalties, love and loss.
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Genre/Form: Domestic fiction
Fiction
Named Person: Nikolaĭ Vasilʹevich Gogolʹ; Nikolaĭ Vasilʹevich Gogolʹ
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jhumpa Lahiri
ISBN: 0007173032 9780007173037 000225901X 9780002259019
OCLC Number: 155885839
Description: 291 pages
Responsibility: Jhumpa Lahiri.
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`The Namesake' is the story of a boy brought up Indian in America, from `the kind of writer who makes you want to grab the next person and say "Read this!".' Amy Tan  Read more...

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Praise for `Interpreter of Maladies': `Lahiri is a writer of uncommon elegance and poise, and with "Interpreter of Maladies" she has made a precocious debut.' New York Times `After Read more...

 
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