One of our recommended books is The Interpreter of Maladies by Jhumpa Lahiri

INTERPRETER OF MALADIES


International Bestseller • Winner of the Pulitzer Prize • PEN/Hemingway Award Winner

With a New Foreword by Domenico Starnone

This stunning debut collection charts the emotional journeys of characters seeking love beyond the barriers of nations and generations. In stories that travel from India to America and back again, Lahiri speaks with universal eloquence to everyone who has ever felt like a foreigner.

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International Bestseller • Winner of the Pulitzer Prize • PEN/Hemingway Award Winner

With a New Foreword by Domenico Starnone

This stunning debut collection charts the emotional journeys of characters seeking love beyond the barriers of nations and generations. In stories that travel from India to America and back again, Lahiri speaks with universal eloquence to everyone who has ever felt like a foreigner.

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  • Mariner Books
  • Paperback
  • October 2019
  • 208 Pages
  • 9780358213260

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About Jhumpa Lahiri

Jhumpa Lahiri is the author of Interpreter of MaladiesJhumpa Lahiri is the author of four works of fiction: Interpreter of Maladies, The Namesake, Unaccustomed Earth, and The Lowland; and a work of nonfiction, In Other Words. She has received numerous awards, including the Pulitzer Prize; the PEN/Hemingway Award; the PEN/Malamud Award; the Frank O’Connor International Short Story Award; the Premio Gregor von Rezzori; the DSC Prize for South Asian Literature; a 2014 National Humanities Medal, awarded by President Barack Obama; and the Premio Internazionale Viareggio-Versilia, for In altre parole.

Praise

International Bestseller
Winner of the Pulitzer Prize
PEN/Hemingway Award Winner

“A writer of uncommon sensitivity and restraint.”Wall Street Journal 

“Lahiri breathers unpredictable life into the page, and the reader finished each story reseduced, wishing he could spend a whole novel with its characters.”The New York Times Book Review 

“Lahiri’s touch is delicate yet assured, leaving no room for flubbed notes or forced epiphanies.”The Los Angeles Times 

“A writer of uncommon elegance and poise.”New York Times