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Unaccustomed Earth ( Vintage Contemporaries) (Reprint) (Paperback) by Jhumpa Lahiri
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Jhumpa Lahiri's exquisite short stories deal with the subtle dramas, crises, and occasional tragedies of Bengali immigrants attempting to assimilate and thrive in America. Selected as one of the New York Times 10 Best Books of 2008 and by Publishers Weekly as a Best Book of 2008.
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.
Number of Pages: 333
Genre: Fiction + Literature Genres
Sub-Genre: Types of Characters, Peoples + Cultures, Literary Genres + Types of Novels, General
Series Title: Vintage Contemporaries
Publisher: Vintage Books
Author: Jhumpa Lahiri
Street Date: April 7, 2009
Item Number (DPCI): 059-04-2581