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The Resource Unaccustomed earth, Jhumpa Lahiri

Unaccustomed earth, Jhumpa Lahiri

Label
Unaccustomed earth
Title
Unaccustomed earth
Statement of responsibility
Jhumpa Lahiri
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
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
Summary
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
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • ALA Notable Book, 2009.
  • Asian Pacific American Award for Literature: Adult Fiction, 2009.
  • Booklist Editors' Choice, 2008.
  • Commonwealth Writers' Prize, South Asia and Europe: Best Book, 2009.
  • New York Times Notable Book, 2008
Awards note
Asian/Pacific American Literature Award Honor, 2008
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
231982
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Lahiri, Jhumpa
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3562.A316
LC item number
U53 2008
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
1090
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Bengali Americans
  • Bengali (South Asian people)
  • Bengali Americans
  • Bengali (South Asian people)
  • United States
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
stories
Label
Unaccustomed earth, Jhumpa Lahiri
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"A Borzoi book."
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Year's end
  • Going ashore
  • pt. 1
  • Unaccustomed earth
  • Hell-heaven
  • A choice of accommodations
  • Only goodness
  • Nobody's business
  • pt. 2, Hema and Kaushik
  • Once in a lifetime
Control code
ocn137325020
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st North American ed.
Extent
333 pages
Isbn
9780307265739
Lccn
2007017612
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
9780307265739
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
(OCoLC)137325020
Label
Unaccustomed earth, Jhumpa Lahiri
Publication
Note
"A Borzoi book."
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Year's end
  • Going ashore
  • pt. 1
  • Unaccustomed earth
  • Hell-heaven
  • A choice of accommodations
  • Only goodness
  • Nobody's business
  • pt. 2, Hema and Kaushik
  • Once in a lifetime
Control code
ocn137325020
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st North American ed.
Extent
333 pages
Isbn
9780307265739
Lccn
2007017612
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
9780307265739
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
(OCoLC)137325020

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