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Lahiri, Jhumpa

Overview
Works: 165 works in 928 publications in 35 languages and 31,409 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Domestic fiction  Short stories  Biography  Autobiographies  Drama  Film adaptations  Travel writing  Bildungsromans  Novels 
Roles: Author, Translator, wpr, Narrator, Bibliographic antecedent, Author of introduction, Creator, Contributor
Classifications: PS3562.A316, 813.54
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The namesake by Jhumpa Lahiri( Book )

157 editions published between 2003 and 2015 in 25 languages and held by 5,480 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When his Indian immigrant parents give him an odd name, a boy must struggle towards manhood suffering the burdens of this name as well as the conflicting loyalties of his heritage
The lowland : a novel by Jhumpa Lahiri( Book )

100 editions published between 2013 and 2017 in 21 languages and held by 4,383 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Two brothers bound by tragedy. A fiercely brilliant woman haunted by her past. A country torn by revolution. A love that lasts long past death. An extraordinary new novel, set in both India and America, that expands the scope and range of one of our most dazzling storytellers: the best-selling author of The Namesake and Unaccustomed Earth. Born just fifteen months apart, Subhash and Udayan Mitra are inseparable brothers, one often mistaken for the other in the Calcutta neighborhood where they grow up. But they are also opposites, with gravely different futures ahead. It is the 1960s, and Udayan--charismatic and impulsive--finds himself drawn to the Naxalite movement, a rebellion waged to eradicate inequity and poverty; he will give everything, risk all, for what he believes. Subhash, the dutiful son, does not share his brother's political passion; he leaves home to pursue a life of scientific research in a quiet, coastal corner of America."--Jacket
Unaccustomed earth by Jhumpa Lahiri( Book )

109 editions published between 2008 and 2016 in 20 languages and held by 4,278 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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
Interpreter of maladies : stories by Jhumpa Lahiri( Book )

59 editions published between 1999 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 4,213 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stories about Indians in India and America. The story, A Temporary Matter, is on mixed marriage, Mrs. Sen's is on the adaptation of an immigrant to the U.S., and in the title story an interpreter guides an American family through the India of their ancestors
The lowland by Jhumpa Lahiri( Recording )

19 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 1,157 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two brothers bound by tragedy. A fiercely brilliant woman haunted by her past. A country torn by revolution. A love that lasts long past death. An extraordinary new novel, set in both India and America, that expands the scope and range of one of our most dazzling storytellers: the best-selling author of The Namesake and Unaccustomed Earth
Unaccustomed earth by Jhumpa Lahiri( Recording )

25 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and held by 1,110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eight dazzling stories that take us from Cambridge and Seattle to India and Thailand as they explore the secrets at the heart of family life
The namesake by Jhumpa Lahiri( Recording )

26 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and held by 921 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When an Indian family immigrates to America, their son must come to terms with his unusual name, American culture and family heritage
The best American short stories, 2001 : selected from U.S. and Canadian magazines by Barbara Kingsolver( Book )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 719 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The acclaimed annual short fiction series - this year featuring guest editor Barbara Kingsolver - presents a collection of 2001 stories selected from magazines in the United States and Canada
Ties by Domenico Starnone( Book )

7 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in English and Dutch and held by 681 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ties is the story of a marriage. Like many marriages, this one has been subject to strain, to attrition, to the burden of routine. Yet it has survived intact. Or so things appear. The rupture in Vanda and Aldo's marriage lies years in the past, but if one looks closely enough, the fissures and fault lines are evident. Their marriage is a cracked vase that may shatter at the slightest touch. Or perhaps it has already shattered, and nobody is willing to acknowledge the fact
Interpreter of maladies by Jhumpa Lahiri( Recording )

33 editions published between 1999 and 2011 in English and held by 635 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In nine stories imbued with the sensual details of Indian culture, Lahiri charts the emotional journeys of characters seeking love beyond the barriers of nations and generations
The Best American short stories, 1999 : selected from U.S. and Canadian magazines by Amy Tan( Book )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 591 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Best American series is the premier annual showcase for the country's finest short fiction and nonfiction. Each volume's series editor selects notable works from hundreds of periodicals. A special guest editor, a leading writer in the field, then chooses the best twenty or so pieces to publish. This unique system has made the Best American series the most respected, and most popular, of its kind
Een tijdelijk ongemak : roman by Jhumpa Lahiri( Book )

77 editions published between 1999 and 2017 in 22 languages and held by 406 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"India is an inescapable presence in this strong first collection's nine polished and resonant tales, most of which have appeared in The New Yorker and other publications." Kirkus Reviews "Lahiri's touch is delicate yet assured, leaving no room for flubbed notes or forced epiphanies." The Los Angeles Times "[Lahiri] announces herself as a wonderfully distinctive new voice. Indeed, Ms. Lahiri's prose is so eloquent and assured that the reader easily forgets the 'Interpreter of Maladies' is a young writer's first book ... Ms. Lahiri chronicles her characters' lives with both objectivity and compassion while charting the emotional temperature of their lives with tactile precision. She is a writer of uncommon elegance and poise, and with 'Interpreter of Maldies' she has made a precocious debut." The New York Times "Lahiri's touch in these nine tales is delicate, but her observations remain damningly accurate, and her bittersweet stories are unhampered by nostalgia ..." Publishers Weekly "[S]torytelling of surpassing kindness and skill." The San Francisco Chronicle
Trick by Domenico Starnone( Book )

3 editions published in 2018 in English and held by 316 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sharp, succinct storytelling and breathtaking prose combine in this new novel by the author of the New York TimesTrick is a gripping, wry, brilliantly devised drama, "an extremely playful literary composition, "as Jhumpa Lahiri describes it in her introduction, about aging, family, art, and reconciling with one's past
The clothing of books by Jhumpa Lahiri( Book )

14 editions published between 2015 and 2017 in English and Dutch and held by 294 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

How do you clothe a book? In this reflection, author Jhumpa Lahiri explores the art of the book jacket from the perspectives of both reader and writer. Probing the complex relationships between text and image, author and designer, and art and commerce, Lahiri delves into the role of the uniform; explains what book jackets and design have come to mean to her; and how, sometimes, "the covers become a part of me." First presented as a speech given in Italy at Festival degli Scrittori in 2015 and published subsequently in slightly different form in both English and Italian by the Santa Maddalena Foundation, Rosano-Firenze in 2015
One world : a global anthology of short stories by Chris Brazier( Book )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 235 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collects twenty-three short stories by authors from around the world, including selections by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, Jhumpai Lahiri, Skye Brannon, and others
In other words by Jhumpa Lahiri( Book )

23 editions published between 2015 and 2017 in 8 languages and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

De Amerikaanse auteur (1967- ) beschrijft hoe ze met haar gezin naar Italië verhuist in de hoop voortaan in de Italiaanse taal te kunnen gaan schrijven
The Namesake by Jhumpa Lahiri( Visual )

31 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Namesake is a family drama about the Gangulis, who came to USA from India in order to experience a world of limitless opportunities. American-born Gogol, the son of Indian immigrants, wants to fit in among his fellow New Yorkers, despite his family's unwillingness to let go of their traditional ways
Interpreter of maladies ; The namesake by Jhumpa Lahiri( Book )

4 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in English and held by 129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jhumpa Lahiri took the literary world by storm when her debut collection, Interpreter of Maladies, won the Pulitzer Prize in 2000. The collection was followed by her best-selling and critically acclaimed novel The Namesake - a finely wrought, deeply moving family drama. Presenting these works together here, this edition displays Lahiri's enormous talent as a storyteller
Hell-Heaven by Jhumpa Lahiri( )

2 editions published between 2008 and 2015 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Vintage Shorts "Short Story Month" Selection Pranab Chakraborty was a fellow Bengali from Calcutta who had washed up on the shores of Central Square. Soon he was one of the family. From the winner of the Pulitzer Prize and the Frank O'Connor International Short Story Award, a staggeringly beautiful and precise story about a Bengali family in Cambridge, Massachusetts, the impossibilities of love, and the unanticipated pleasures and complications of life in America. "Hell-Heaven" is Jhumpa Lahiri's ode to the intimate secrets of closest kin, from the acclaimed collection Unaccustomed Earth. An eBook short
Prize stories, 1999 : the O. Henry Awards( Book )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Jhumba Lahiri

Jhumpa Lahiri

Jhumpa Lahiri 1967-

Jhumpa Lahiri 1968-....

Jhumpa Lahiri Amerikaans romanschrijfster

Jhumpa Lahiri écrivain américaine

Jhumpa Lahiri scrittrice statunitense

Jhumpa Lahiri US-amerikanische Autorin indischer Abstammung

Lāhirī, Džhumpa

Lahîrî, Gûmpā 1967-

Lahiri, Gʾumpah 1967-

Lahiri, Jhumpa

Lāhīrī, Jūmpā

Lahiri, Nilanjana Sudeshna

Lahiri, Nilanjana Svadeshna

Nilanjana Sudeshna

Nilanjana Sudeshna 1968-....

Sudeshna, Nilanjana

Sudeshna, Nilanjana 1967-

Svadeshna, Nilanjana

Джумпа Лахири

Лахири, Джумпа

ג'ומפה להירי סופרת הודית אמריקאית

להירי, ג׳ומפה

להירי, ג׳ומפה 1967-

להירי, ג׳ומפה. אפל שלומית

להירי, ג'ומפה

جومپا لاهیری نویسنده آمریکایی

جوومپا لاهیری

لاهيري، جومپا

झुंपा लहिरी

झुम्पा लाहिड़ी

ঝুম্পা লাহিড়ী

ঝুম্পা লাহিড়ী 1967-

ਝੁੰਪਾ ਲਾਹਿੜੀ

ଝୁମ୍ପା ଲାହିରୀ ଔପନ୍ୟାସିକ, କ୍ଷୁଦ୍ରଗଳ୍ପ ଲେଖକ

ஜும்ப்பா லாஹிரி

జుంపా లహరి

ಜುಂಪಾ ಲಾಹಿರಿ

ഝുംപാ ലാഹിരി

라히리, 줌파 1967-

줌파, 라히리

ጀምፓ ላሂሪ

ジュンパ・ラヒリ

ラヒリ, ジュンパ

ラヒリ, ジュンパ 1967-

鍾芭·拉希莉

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Unaccustomed earthInterpreter of maladies : storiesUnaccustomed earthThe namesakeThe best American short stories, 2001 : selected from U.S. and Canadian magazinesInterpreter of maladiesThe Best American short stories, 1999 : selected from U.S. and Canadian magazinesEen tijdelijk ongemak : roman