The namesake
(eBook)

Book Cover
Average Rating
Contributors:
Published:
[United States] : HarperCollins, 2004.
Content Description:
1 online resource
Lexile measure:
1140L
Status:
Description

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER. Pulitzer Prize winner Jhumpa Lahiri brilliantly illuminates the immigrant experience and the tangled ties between generations. Namesake is a fine-tuned, intimate, and deeply felt novel of identity from "a writer of uncommon elegance and poise." (The New York Times) Meet the Ganguli family, new arrivals from Calcutta, trying their best to become Americans even as they pine for home. The name they bestow on their firstborn, Gogol, betrays all the conflicts of honoring tradition in a new world ??-?? conflicts that will haunt Gogol on his own winding path through divided loyalties, comic detours, and wrenching love affairs. "Dazzling...An intimate, closely observed family portrait."??-??The New York Times "Hugely appealing."??-??People Magazine "An exquisitely detailed family saga."??-??Entertainment Weekly

Also in This Series
More Like This
Other Editions and Formats
More Copies In Prospector
Loading Prospector Copies...
More Details
Format:
eBook
Language:
English
ISBN:
9780547429311, 0547429312
Lexile measure:
1140

Notes

Restrictions on Access
Digital content provided by hoopla.
Description
NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER. Pulitzer Prize winner Jhumpa Lahiri brilliantly illuminates the immigrant experience and the tangled ties between generations. Namesake is a fine-tuned, intimate, and deeply felt novel of identity from "a writer of uncommon elegance and poise." (The New York Times) Meet the Ganguli family, new arrivals from Calcutta, trying their best to become Americans even as they pine for home. The name they bestow on their firstborn, Gogol, betrays all the conflicts of honoring tradition in a new world ??-?? conflicts that will haunt Gogol on his own winding path through divided loyalties, comic detours, and wrenching love affairs. "Dazzling...An intimate, closely observed family portrait."??-??The New York Times "Hugely appealing."??-??People Magazine "An exquisitely detailed family saga."??-??Entertainment Weekly
System Details
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Reviews from GoodReads
Loading GoodReads Reviews.
Citations
APA Citation (style guide)

Lahiri, J. (2004). The namesake. [United States], HarperCollins.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Lahiri, Jhumpa. 2004. The Namesake. [United States], HarperCollins.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Lahiri, Jhumpa, The Namesake. [United States], HarperCollins, 2004.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Lahiri, Jhumpa. The Namesake. [United States], HarperCollins, 2004.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2022. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
Staff View
Grouped Work ID:
4999b4e9-0e11-8340-f6e6-8cfcf8e1c8f0
Go To GroupedWork

Hoopla Extract Information

Extract Information was matched by id in access url instead of record id.
hooplaId14816713
titleThe Namesake
kindEBOOK
price3.24
active1
pa0
profanity0
children0
demo0
rating
abridged0
dateLastUpdatedOct 13, 2022 10:02:57 PM

Record Information

Last File Modification TimeDec 31, 2022 06:00:45 AM
Last Grouped Work Modification TimeFeb 02, 2023 03:43:06 AM

MARC Record

LEADER02606nam a22004815a 4500
001MWT14851559
003MWT
00520220707124601.0
006m     o  d        
007cr cn|||||||||
008220202s2004    xxu    es     000 1 eng d
020 |a 9780547429311|q (electronic bk.)
020 |a 0547429312|q (electronic bk.)
02842|a MWT14851559
029 |a https://d2snwnmzyr8jue.cloudfront.net/hpc_9780547429311_180.jpeg
037 |a 14851559|b Midwest Tape, LLC|n http://www.midwesttapes.com
040 |a Midwest|e rda
08200|a 813/.54|2 23
099 |a eBook hoopla
1001 |a Lahiri, Jhumpa,|e author.
24514|a The namesake|h [electronic resource] /|c Jhumpa Lahiri.
264 1|a [United States] :|b HarperCollins,|c 2004.
264 2|b Made available through hoopla
300 |a 1 online resource
336 |a text|b txt|2 rdacontent
337 |a computer|b c|2 rdamedia
338 |a online resource|b cr|2 rdacarrier
347 |a text file|2 rda
506 |a Digital content provided by hoopla.
520 |a NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER. Pulitzer Prize winner Jhumpa Lahiri brilliantly illuminates the immigrant experience and the tangled ties between generations. Namesake is a fine-tuned, intimate, and deeply felt novel of identity from "a writer of uncommon elegance and poise." (The New York Times) Meet the Ganguli family, new arrivals from Calcutta, trying their best to become Americans even as they pine for home. The name they bestow on their firstborn, Gogol, betrays all the conflicts of honoring tradition in a new world ??-?? conflicts that will haunt Gogol on his own winding path through divided loyalties, comic detours, and wrenching love affairs. "Dazzling...An intimate, closely observed family portrait."??-??The New York Times "Hugely appealing."??-??People Magazine "An exquisitely detailed family saga."??-??Entertainment Weekly
538 |a Mode of access: World Wide Web.
60010|a Gogolʹ, Nikolaĭ Vasilʹevich,|d 1809-1852|x Appreciation|v Fiction.
650 0|a Young men|v Fiction.
650 0|a Electronic books.
651 0|a Massachusetts|v Fiction.
650 0|a East Indian Americans|v Fiction.
650 0|a Children of immigrants|v Fiction.
650 0|a Assimilation (Sociology)|v Fiction.
650 0|a Alienation (Social psychology)|v Fiction.
655 7|a Bildungsromans.|2 gsafd
7102 |a hoopla digital.
85640|u https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/14816713?utm_source=MARC|z Instantly available on hoopla.
85642|z Cover image|u https://d2snwnmzyr8jue.cloudfront.net/hpc_9780547429311_180.jpeg