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The Namesake
The Namesake | Jhumpa Lahiri
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 PEN/Hemingway Award, and the highest critical praise for its grace, acuity, and compassion in detailing lives transported from India to America. InThe Namesake, Lahiri enriches the themes that made her collection an international bestseller: the immigrant experience, the clash of cultures, the conflicts of assimilation, and, most poignantly, the tangled ties between generations. Here again Lahiri displays her deft touch for the perfect detail -- the fleeting moment, the turn of phrase -- that opens whole worlds of emotion.The Namesake takes the Ganguli family from their tradition-bound life in Calcutta through their fraught transformation into Americans. On the heels of their arranged wedding, Ashoke and Ashima Ganguli settle together in Cambridge, Massachusetts. An engineer by training, Ashoke adapts far less warily than his wife, who resists all things American and pines for her family. When their son is born, the task of naming him betrays the vexed results of bringing old ways to the new world. Named for a Russian writer by his Indian parents in memory of a catastrophe years before, Gogol Ganguli knows only that he suffers the burden of his heritage as well as his odd, antic name. Lahiri brings great empathy to Gogol as he stumbles along the first-generation path, strewn with conflicting loyalties, comic detours, and wrenching love affairs. With penetrating insight, she reveals not only the defining power of the names and expectations bestowed upon us by our parents, but also the means by which we slowly, sometimes painfully, come to define ourselves. The New York Times has praised Lahiri as "a writer of uncommon elegance and poise."The Namesake is a fine-tuned, intimate, and deeply felt novel of identity.
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Decalino
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1. I am not named after anyone, but I gave my daughter my middle name: Nicole. She is not a fan! 🙃

2. I can't think of any novels with an Erin, but The Namesake by Jhumpa Lahiri features a main character originally named Gogol after the Russian author Nikolai Gogol.

Thanks for the tag, @TheSpineView !

#Two4Tuesday

TheSpineView Thanks for playing! 3mo
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Daisey
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It took a long time for me to become invested in this story of a Bengali couple that moves to the U.S. and starts their own family. Yet, in the end I really enjoyed reading Gogol‘s story.

#audiobook #1001books #Reading1001 #TBRTakedown March 2024

KadaGul @Daisey Have you see the movie 🎥 The Namesake? It has Kal Penn https://youtu.be/_sOaA-4Y8tI?si=NqRR8Ik072SiQizH #KalPenn 3mo
Daisey @KadaGul I haven‘t, but it does look good. I may need to see if I can find it. 3mo
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lauraisntwilder
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After all the years I've owned it and sold it, I never had a good idea what this was about. I'm glad I finally read it. Ironically, I'd been partially waiting because I have a Gogol short story collection that was a gift from a mentor that I still haven't read that I thought I should read first. Gogol is still waiting for the right time, but this was perfect.

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Lizwarnerpdx
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This book left me feeling troubled. The main character, and many of the other characters, are so unsettled. I realize many of us ‘fake it til we make it‘ and don‘t really know how to do something, but pull up our pants & figure it out. But to have that uncertainty called our left me feeling unsettled. I did enjoy the experiences of Bengali immigrants and seeing their children grow up in America.

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Tkimsal
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30 Book Recommendations in 30 Days — Day 30 “The Namesake,” by Jhumpa Lahiri.

Reggie I found this book to be so depressing. 10mo
Tkimsal @Reggie No worries. To each his own. I loved it. 10mo
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LaurenAsh
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I love this book.

jlhammar So do I! Lahiri is one of my favorite authors. 1y
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readnramble
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Started Reading The Namesake By Jhumpa Lahiri...
It's A Great Read Till Now,Stay Tuned For The Review!!
(First Post On Litsy)

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Elizabeth2
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What an excellent read! The reader follows the Ganguli family from their roots in India to the United States. As the couple tries to form a new log for themselves and they begin a family, the narrative shifts to their son, Gogol. Full of everyday life, forming a portrait of what it is like to be an immigrant and first generation American. Gogol struggles with his identity and his ties to his heritage. Slow moving, but powerful. ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️/5

Elizabeth2 This was my #bookspin for May. @TheAromaofBooks 2y
TheAromaofBooks Woohoo!!! 2y
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Elizabeth2
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An observation that contains a spoiler, but I felt compelled to share. Marked as a spoiler in the first comment.

Elizabeth2 Reading this as someone who has suffered the loss of both of my parents, I cringed at Gogol‘s lack of care when it came to his parents. I know how easy it is to find them a bother, but I also know the regret that comes after their loss. I wanted to shake him and tell him “one day they won‘t be here.” When he ultimately loses his Baba and reflects on all of the times his father was good and kind. Those we don‘t see when our parents are alive. 💔 2y
EvieBee Yeah, I know what you mean. That drove me nuts when I read this back in 2005. I should probably reread it. I‘m sorry that you‘ve lost your parents. 2y
Elizabeth2 @EvieBee I‘m glad it wasn‘t just me. It was really bothering me. We all think we have time, until we don‘t, and those who have suffered a loss (any loss) really understand that. What I wouldn‘t give to know more of my parents‘ history now, and they were trying to give that to him in their way. They knew they wouldn‘t always be there. I haven‘t read much past that point, but I‘m predicting that he may feel a hunger for his heritage now. I know I do 2y
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Elizabeth2
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In Covid quarantine until Thursday morning. Started with my daughter a week ago, then one of the boys went into quarantine, and now me (because said boy sneezed a dozen times when taking his rapid test and I was about a foot away from him). I‘m stuck in my little bedroom. Feeling okay - just normal cold symptoms. This isn‘t anything that would have slowed me down pre-Covid. But since I‘m stuck here….maybe this will give my reading a boost!

Elizabeth2 I‘m feeling grateful for my vaccine and booster, and lucky with this milder variant. I feel for those who were infected with a more serious variant. 💕 2y
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Elizabeth2
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Two dog beds right there on the floor with blankets, but my lap and my feet are the preferred spots. 🥰 They didn‘t leave me much room for my book. 😂

Enjoying this book so far, though I‘m only a few pages in. ❤️📚

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Elizabeth2
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My #bookspin for May! ❤️📚

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squirrelbrain
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I love the way that Lahiri explores the ‘everyday‘, the mundane, the minutiae of life.

We meet the protagonist, named Gogol almost by mistake, as he is born and follow him through to his married life, getting to know his friends, family and lovers along the way.

I think I liked this one more than Whereabouts so thank you for recommending it @JillR

BarbaraBB I enjoyed this one too. I did love Whereabouts too however. 2y
JillR I really loved this one, was one of my top 10 the year I read it 🥰, glad you enjoyed it! I also read The Lowland years ago and can‘t remember much about it so am keeping my eye out for a second hand copy to reread 2y
squirrelbrain I loved Whereabouts too @BarbaraBB , but this one was a bit less sad / melancholy. 2y
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squirrelbrain @JillR - I‘ll keep an eye out for that one too. 2y
BarbaraBB Yes that‘s true! 2y
eraderneely I was just in town for the first time in a long time and saw the Leeds Library has a new mural on the front. Gorgeous! 2y
squirrelbrain Yes, they‘ve acquired the building next door @eraderneely so will be expanding very shortly! 2y
eraderneely I‘m going to have to join one of these days, once I have a bit more time 2y
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BooksNBowls
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A story about how the experiences of life shape and develop a person‘s identity. What‘s in a name? Can a person reinvent themselves in the wake of cultural displacement? Readers follow Gogol and his family as they navigate their experiences in the midst of two worlds simultaneously, while both belonging and not belonging in either. Lahiri‘s beautiful descriptions, especially of the traditional Indian foods, had my mouth watering. #doublespin

BooksNBowls Update: just watched the movie and it was perfect! Just as beautiful as the book. Plus, I love Kal Penn! 😍 2y
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Nikki_E
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I started listening to The Namesake today. I love this novel, I even have a first edition on my shelf. Oh, and my husband made California rolls for dinner. Aren‘t they gorgeous?

ju.ca.no Looks very yummy🥰 2y
Ruthiella Looks delicious! 😋 2y
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belkel63
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Beautiful and powerful story of identity. Well-written with attention to details of ordinary lives that will make your heart ache.

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suvata
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The Namesake (2003) is the debut novel by American author Jhumpa Lahiri. It explores many of the same emotional and cultural themes as Lahiri's Pulitzer Prize-winning short story collection Interpreter of Maladies. The novel moves between events in Calcutta, Boston, and New York City, and examines the nuances involved with being caught between two conflicting cultures with distinct religious, social, and ideological differences.

⭐️⭐️⭐️💫

BiblioLitten One of my favourites! My husband‘s too🙂 3y
suvata @BiblioLitten The writing was outstanding 3y
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MommyWantsToReadHerBook
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My first Jhumpa Lahiri, and not my last, I'm sure. The last chapter was perhaps too much of a neat bow, but all in all I really enjoyed it. ⭐⭐⭐⭐

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The_Literary_Jedi
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📚📚📚📚 I realize that I enjoy novels about the lives of people in fiction rather than memoir or biography. Following a Bengali family from Calcutta, the story goes through their ups and downs. Written in a very linear fashion with direct phrasing and unambiguous description. This is August #tbrandamovie pick - the movie to be watched at the end of the month.

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The_Literary_Jedi
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Here‘s my August TBR. My “game” to bring down my 3440+ TBR is earning points per page read which equals out to $$ at the end of the month/year to buy more books 😎. TBH, I‘ve had 4 interviews with no offers…it‘s looking more and more like I won‘t be going back into teaching which is a bit of a bummer. And that means working something else - any former teachers out there have suggestions? I‘ve been unemployed a year so I have to find work soon.

LazyOwl Good luck finding work 🍀 3y
The_Literary_Jedi @LazyOwl - thank you 🙂 3y
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merelybookish
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Current audio. One of those books everyone seems to have read but me.

Graywacke I had trouble with this one. But hope you‘re enjoying. 3y
BiblioLitten I read it more than 10 years back. I loved it then 3y
merelybookish @Graywacke I enjoyed it but found it a bit long. 3y
merelybookish @BiblioLitten I don't know how I missed it! But it felt time to read it. 3y
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LisaLovesToRead
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A great book!

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madamtsbookstore
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“That‘s the thing about books. They let you travel without moving your feet.”

Agreed 💞

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Victoria6
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Book #67: My fiancée was given this book to borrow from a friend but she doesn‘t read so I decided to read it! As I am obsessed with linguistics and names I loved this one!

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StayCurious
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Hey guys! It‘s been kindly brought to my attention by a few people that maybe our team should be #ReadNosedReindeer...not ReadNoseReindeer...I think they‘re right! My bad. I‘ll change it now before the start of the event😄 @Clwojick #WinterGames2020

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Curly_Reader Lol Sounds good 👍🏼 4y
OutAndAbout Ha! I‘m still deciding if it‘s #teamreadnosedreindeer or #readnosedreindeer. It‘s the little things... 4y
slategreyskies Sounds great. Go team!! 🌲✨ 4y
MoonWitch94 Makes sense! 4y
Bookwormjillk Love it! 4y
TheSpineView It works! 🎄🎄🎄 4y
MeganAnn I‘m pretty sure I added the extra “d” on nosed in my head anyway 🤷‍♀️🎄✨ Yay team! 4y
StayCurious @Out-and-about this is what keeps me up at night 😜 4y
SeaToSkyes I didn't even notice! 🤣 4y
melissajayne I‘ve been ensconced in my reading... 4y
LMJenkins Sounds great! I am SO swamped at work right now that I haven't been able to do a single thing for the team...not even read all the posts....but I will! Soon! #ReadNosedReindeer @Clwojick #WinterGames2020 4y
Alora Is it too late to join the winter games? I wasn‘t aware the sign ups had been out already :( 4y
StayCurious @Alora you can still sign up! Scroll down my page for the link a few posts back. 4y
StayCurious @LMJenkins no worries! We only officially start in December! 4y
Alora @StayCurious phew!! I was worried I missed it. Thank you so much! I signed up 4y
maich Can't wait to start😊 4y
StayCurious @Alora you‘re on my team! Scroll down a couple posts back to find ways to earn early bird points! 4y
Alora @StayCurious yay!! Thank you!!! 4y
sharread Hi! When does the winter games start? 4y
StayCurious @sharread December 1 ❄️ 4y
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Thousand-Lives
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In this lovely character-driven novel, Lahiri paints a rich portrait of the Indian immigrant experience in the United States. I also loved The Lowland by this author. Planning to add her short story collections to my #bookspin list for next month.

September #doublespin @TheAromaofBooks

TheKidUpstairs I don't generally love short story collections, but I loved 4y
Thousand-Lives @TheKidUpstairs I also am not a fan of short story collections, but I‘ve heard great things about that title! I have it on my shelf, looking forward to it. 🙂 4y
TheAromaofBooks Woohoo!! 4y
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andioop
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Had to sleep on it for this one. I was dragging my feet at times. But I think it‘s a really nice story. What defines who we are? What are we without each other?

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sprainedbrain
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I have a lot of Litsy catching up to do. 😬

Here are #3Books written by POC authors that I absolutely loved... these were all ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ reads for me. ❤️

Jennifer3 I read Americanah a couple of years ago and it has stayed with me. I tell everyone I know to read it! 4y
sprainedbrain @Jennifer3 Same here! It‘s been years since I read it and I think of it often. ❤️ 4y
Jennifer3 @sprainedbrain I hope someone brings that book to life in a tv show or movie. I thought it was in pre-production but haven‘t checked on a while. 4y
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Josee.lit.a.lu.et.lira I just finished Americanah this afternoon 😊 4y
sprainedbrain @Josee.a.lu.lit.et.lira yay! I read it once and then listened to it on audio... the audio is fantastic! 4y
Josee.lit.a.lu.et.lira @sprainedbrain French audio is what I had. It was great also. 4y
Carleneishere Americanah and The Namesake are two of my top five all time favorites! 4y
Carleneishere @Jennifer3 it‘s soon to be a miniseries on either HBO Max or Apple+, I can‘t remember. Starring Lupita Nyongo and Uzo Aduba! 4y
OriginalCyn620 👍🏻📚👍🏻 4y
Jennifer3 @Carleneishere Ohhhhh I cannot wait!!! 4y
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S3V3N
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Mehso-so

This was my first book by this author. It was just ok. She is a great author. The story didn‘t do it for me. It was chock full of stuff and constantly coming back to the name given to the son. Ummm, ok.

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Jerdencon
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Thanks for the tag @Coleen_Nieto 😊
1. Tagged
2. Jhumpa Lapri is the only one that comes to mind but im sure there I have been others
3. Yes - a good friend is Indian and I live very near to a neighborhood with a large Indian population - we have many restaurants nearby!
#indianindependenceday

It‘s late so tagging anyone interested! @Blackink_WhitePaper

Blackink_WhitePaper Namesake is an Amazing book... She is one of my fav authors. Thanks for playing 💐 4y
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Arvena
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OriginalCyn620 👍🏻📚👍🏻 4y
MyNamesParadise I read a lot of her work in college. 4y
Alwaysbeenaloverofbooks How have I never heard of her?! 🤔 4y
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TheSpineView
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OriginalCyn620 This was the quote I chose for today! 4y
TheSpineView @OriginalCyn620 Great minds!😊🌞 4y
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Andrea313
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The one and only book I've read by #JhumpaLahiri. Littens, do you recommend others? #AugustAuthors
📷: TheLitBooks
@OriginalCyn620 @Alwaysbeenaloverofbooks

OriginalCyn620 👍🏻📚👍🏻 4y
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Eggs
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OriginalCyn620 👍🏻📚👍🏻 4y
Eggs @OriginalCyn620 🤗🤗 4y
mirnas Love Jhumpa Lahiri! 4y
Eggs @mirnass love her beautiful eyes in this photo 4y
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EadieB
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Day 12 - #JhumpaLahiri #AugustAuthors

I read her book The Namesake in 2008 and enjoyed it very much.

OriginalCyn620 👍🏻📚👍🏻 4y
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this_teacher_reads
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New books! 📚

Cathythoughts I really enjoyed The Namesake 4y
this_teacher_reads @Cathythoughts I‘ve heard it‘s great! 4y
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Cathythoughts
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A young couple move from Calcutta to live in Boston 1968. Their children are born American, & their culture still deep in Calcutta. A very moving & universal book about family & love.
I will use it for #setinIndia for booked2020 as it is partly set in India.

CarolynM I've had a copy of this on my shelf ever since I read The Interpreter of Maladies years ago. I don't know why I've never gotten around to reading it. Must remedy that soon! 4y
Cathythoughts @CarolynM It‘s good story! And I thought it improved as it went along. Also I think your doing the Canada challenge... I‘m on Alice Munro now - short stories called Open Secrets- for Ontario , she is brilliant... I‘m blown away ! Have you read her ? I thought I‘d try a story & now I can‘t put it down ( & I‘m not a short story fan at all - not until now ) 4y
CarolynM I read one of her collections once, probably more than 10 years ago. I remember that I liked her writing but I had that feeling of "why?" which I sometimes get with short stories. I will keep her in mind, though. I had forgotten she's a Canadian. 4y
Cathythoughts @CarolynM I have a feeling of “ why? “ too ... but in a way of wonder & awe , I can‘t stop wondering why she was crying in one story , or what really happened... but it‘s “why “ in a good way 4y
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Cathythoughts
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#WeeklyForecast Decided on this one to start the week off 🤞🏻

callielafleur One of those books I wish I could read again for the first time. The movie is also really good! 4y
Cathythoughts @callielafleur Always the best sign when you‘d want to read again for the first time 👍🏻✨ 4y
Tanisha_A Such a good read. Hope you enjoy! 💜 4y
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Cathythoughts @Tanisha_A I‘m loving it so far ❤️❤️❤️ 4y
NeedsMoreBooks I love this! Hope you like it 📚❤️ 4y
Cathythoughts @NeedsMoreBooks Thankyou! It‘s of yo a good start. I love a family drama 👍🏻❤️ 4y
CarolynM I've been meaning to read this for ages. Look forward to seeing your thoughts. 4y
Cathythoughts @CarolynM so far so good 👍🏻❤️ 4y
erzascarletbookgasm Good to know it‘s good so far. I‘ve only read this 4y
Cathythoughts @erzascarletbookgasm These stories sound really good too X 4y
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JenniferP
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This is the best family drama novel I‘ve read in a long time. If it‘s been sitting on your shelf as long as it was on mine, I highly recommend reading it next! #bookspin #1001books @TheAromaofBooks

TheAromaofBooks Woohoo!!! 4y
BarbaraBB That is quite a recommendation! I read it a long time ago and loved it too. 4y
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JenniferP
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Starting my June #bookspin - my first month participating. This book has been on my shelf for a few years from a library sale. Not a fan of the movie tie-in cover. #1001books @TheAromaofBooks

TheAromaofBooks Movie covers always make me a bit sad as well. 4y
callielafleur This book is wonderful. Enjoy!!! (I also do not enjoy movie tie-in covers) 4y
Ruthiella Nobody likes movie tie-in covers but apparently they sell books. ☹️ 4y
CafeMom I enjoyed this one. Liked the movie too. 4y
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JillR
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“A glowing miniature of a tiny family making the voyage between two worlds.” Gogol, born in America, strives to break free and live the life he wants. His parents, having left India at the start of their married life for a new life in the US, struggle with the distance from their families and the slow loss of their traditions. Beautifully and sparingly written, I loved this so much.

Cathythoughts Lovely review, I‘m going to stack for #armchairtravel 4y
JillR @cathythoughts it‘s a really good one, pulled me out of a slump! 4y
Oryx I saw the film of this - was really good. Must check out the book too 4y
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Cathythoughts Oh great ! I just ordered it 😁 4y
JillR @oryx I just read a review that mentioned a film, I didn‘t realise and shall have to check it out :) 4y
Cathythoughts Just started it Jill ! Thanks for such an encouraging review ... I‘ll keep you posted 4y
JillR @cathythoughts really hope you enjoy it! 4y
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BottomlessPit
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"And yet these events have formed Gogol, shaped him, determined who he is. They were the things for which it was impossible to prepare but which one spent a lifetime looking back at, trying to accept, interpret, comprehend. Things that should never have happened, that seemed out of place and wrong, these were what prevailed, what endured, in the end."
#littens #jhumpalahiri #bookworm #booklover

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BottomlessPit
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"He realises that she has never wishes she were anyone other than herself, raised in any other place, in any other way. This, in his opinion, is the biggest difference between them".
#thenamesake #jhumpalahiri #littens

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NeedsMoreBooks
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#7days7books Day 2 Books that changed me or left a lasting impact on me @DHill and @AnneCecilie would you like to play? Thank you for the tag @MoonWitch94 @JaclynW @Jas16 and @SquidgetsRoom

bibliobliss Love the movie 4y
Megabooks Great book!! 4y
MoonWitch94 I love this book ❤️ 4y
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SomedayAlmost Great book! ❤️ 4y
NeedsMoreBooks @Readage this is one of the few adaptations that I liked @Megabooks 💖💖 @MoonWitch94 ❤️❤️ @SomedayAlmost 💕💕 4y
Tanisha_A Loved this, too! 4y
JaclynW Great book! I read it in my book club years ago. 4y
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beaconhillbooks
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As good as people say.

CarolynM I must get around to this sometime. I loved 4y
beaconhillbooks Highly recommend! 4y
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WorldsOkayestStepMom
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A beautiful narrative following the life of Gogol Ganguli, an American-born man of Bengali descent. I love the way he transforms from boy to man and survives life. I think the character of his mom, Ashemi, is beautifully written! I just wish there had been slightly more character development of Sonia.

NeedsMoreBooks This is one of my favorites ❤️❤️ 4y
WorldsOkayestStepMom @NeedsMoreBooks it was so wonderful! 4y
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WorldsOkayestStepMom
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My personal review to follow, but I loved how the author describes her novel in these sentences.

Megabooks She is a wonderful author! 4y
WorldsOkayestStepMom @Megabooks this was my first time reading her, but I concur! I can't wait to get my hands on more. 4y
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