The Namesake (movie tie-in edition)



Jhumpa Lahiri's Interpreter of Maladies established this young writer as one the most brilliant of her generation. Her stories are one of the very few debut works -- and only a handful of collections -- to have won the Pulitzer Prize for fiction. Among the many other awards and honors it received were the New Yorker Debut of the Year award, the… [more]

Jhumpa Lahiri so vividly writes about the struggles of immigration and missing one’s own ways that you feel like you’ve been there, too. One of my faves, as anything written by her is.

Emily Johnson

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