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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
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
231982
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
1090
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
stories
Label
Unaccustomed earth, Jhumpa Lahiri
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. 1. Unaccustomed earth -- Hell-heaven -- A choice of accommodations -- Only goodness -- Nobody's business -- pt. 2. Hema and Kaushik. Once in a lifetime -- Year's end -- Going ashore
Control code
ocn236339806
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
First Vintage Contemporaries edition.
Extent
333 pages
Isbn
9780307278258
Lccn
2010292392
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)236339806
Label
Unaccustomed earth, Jhumpa Lahiri
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. 1. Unaccustomed earth -- Hell-heaven -- A choice of accommodations -- Only goodness -- Nobody's business -- pt. 2. Hema and Kaushik. Once in a lifetime -- Year's end -- Going ashore
Control code
ocn236339806
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
First Vintage Contemporaries edition.
Extent
333 pages
Isbn
9780307278258
Lccn
2010292392
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)236339806

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