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Unaccustomed Earth



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Author
Lahiri, Jhumpa
Descriptors
Families
Family Relationships
Immigrants
India
Short Stories
Location/Setting:
Cambridge, Mass.
Great Britain
Italy
United States
Time Period:
21st Century
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Summary
Lahiri's latest collection of short stories reveals the lives of first and second generation Bengali immigrants to the United States who experience conflict with their new home and with each other.
Critique
Insightful vignettes of immigrant experiences, particularly from the perspectives of the children of immigrants and their roles in negotiating the experience for their parents. Beautifully written and moving.
ISBN
9780307265739
  iBistro
# of Pages
333
Published
2008
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Reviewer's Initials: DO CG


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