The Resource No one can pronounce my name : a novel, Rakesh Satyal

No one can pronounce my name : a novel, Rakesh Satyal

Label
No one can pronounce my name : a novel
Title
No one can pronounce my name
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Rakesh Satyal
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"In a suburb outside Cleveland, a community of Indian Americans has settled into lives that straddle the divide between Eastern and Western cultures. For some, America is a bewildering and alienating place where coworkers can't pronounce your name but will eagerly repeat the Sanskrit phrases from their yoga class. Harit, a lonely Indian immigrant in his mid-forties, lives with his mother who can no longer function after the death of Harit's sister, Swati. In a misguided attempt to keep both himself and his mother sane, Harit has taken to dressing up in a sari every night to pass himself off as his sister. Meanwhile, Ranjana, also an Indian immigrant in her mid-forties, has just seen her only child, Prashant, off to college. Worried that her husband has begun an affair, she seeks solace by writing paranormal romances in secret. When Harit and Ranjana's paths cross, they begin a strange yet necessary friendship that brings to light their own passions and fears"--
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Satyal, Rakesh
Dewey number
813/.6
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3619.A8228
LC item number
N63 2017
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
East Indian Americans
Label
No one can pronounce my name : a novel, Rakesh Satyal
Instantiates
Publication
Bar code
  • 31223116428732
  • 31223116427874
  • 31223116428757
  • 31223116428724
  • 31223116428740
  • 31223116428765
  • 31223116428773
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
384 pages
Isbn
9781250112118
Lccn
2016058277
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
bro-copy20170515-084
System control number
(OCoLC)957021183
Label
No one can pronounce my name : a novel, Rakesh Satyal
Publication
Bar code
  • 31223116428732
  • 31223116427874
  • 31223116428757
  • 31223116428724
  • 31223116428740
  • 31223116428765
  • 31223116428773
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
384 pages
Isbn
9781250112118
Lccn
2016058277
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
bro-copy20170515-084
System control number
(OCoLC)957021183

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