Book

The namesake / Jhumpa Lahiri.

(Author).
  • ISBN: 0395927218
  • ISBN: 9780395927212
  • Description: 291 p. ; 22 cm.
  • Publisher: Boston, MA : Houghton Mifflin Co.,

Available copies

  • 38 copies at NOBLE (All Libraries).

Current holds

0 current holds with 281 total copies.

Library Location Call Number Status Due Date
Beverly Farms Adult Fiction Fiction/ Lahiri (Text to phone) In transit -
Beverly Main Adult Fiction Fiction/ Lahiri (Text to phone) Lost 08/25/2008
Beverly Main Adult Fiction Fiction/ Lahiri (Text to phone) Checked out 04/18/2014
Bunker Hill Community College Stacks PS3562.A316 N36 2003 (Text to phone) Available -
Danvers Adult Fiction Fic / Lahiri (Text to phone) Available -
Everett - Parlin Memorial Adult Fiction FIC/Lahiri (Text to phone) Checked out 04/19/2014
Everett - Shute Memorial Adult Fiction FIC/Lahiri (Text to phone) Offline -
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Content descriptions

Summary: At the start of this multicultural family saga, it's 1968 and Ashoke and Ashima Ganguli, a newlywed Bengali couple, have just left India for Cambridge, Massachusetts, where Ashoke will attend MIT as an engineering graduate student. Ashima soon gives birth to their son, whom her husband names Gogol, in honor of the writer whose work he believes saved his life. Like his parents, who struggle to adapt to their new life in America, Gogol feels caught between two different worlds.
Subject: Gogolʹ, Nikolaĭ Vasilʹevich, 1809-1852 > Appreciation > Fiction.
Young men > Fiction.
East Indian Americans > Fiction.
Children of immigrants > Fiction.
Assimilation (Sociology) > Fiction.
Alienation (Social psychology) > Fiction.
Bildungsromans.
Massachusetts > Fiction.
Genre: Domestic fiction.
Bildungsromans.