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Award Winning Books by
JHUMPA LAHIRI

The Lowland by Jhumpa Lahiri
1492 reviews (2013) (352p) (Amazon Top10Lit) (Amazon Top100) (NYT100) (Time Top10) (Hudson Fiction) (NBA) (Booker) (TIME) (Amazon)
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National Book Award Finalist

Shortlisted for the 2013 Man Booker Prize

From the Pulitzer Prize-winning, best-selling author of The Namesake comes an extraordinary new novel, set in both India and America, that expands the scope and range of one of our most dazzling storytellers: a tale of two brothers bound by tragedy, a fiercely brilliant woman haunted by her p...
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Unaccustomed Earth by Jhumpa Lahiri
427 reviews (2008) (352p) (NYTimes) (TIME) (ALA)
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 From the internationally best-selling, Pulitzer Prize–winning author, a superbly crafted new work of fiction: eight stories—longer and more emotionally complex than any she has yet written—that take us from Cambridge and Seattle to India and Thailand as they enter the lives of sisters and brothers, fathers and mothers, daughters and sons, friends and lovers.

In the stunnin...
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The Namesake by Jhumpa Lahiri
1045 reviews (2003) (304p) (TIME) (LATimes)
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Jhumpa Lahiri's debut story collection, Interpreter of Maladies, took the literary world by storm when it won the Pulitzer Prize in 2000. Fans who flocked to her stories will be captivated by her best-selling first novel, now in paperback for the first time. The Namesake is a finely wrought, deeply moving family drama that illuminates this acclaimed author's signature themes: the immigrant ex...
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Interpreter of Maladies by Jhumpa Lahiri
922 reviews (1999) (160p) (PP)
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 Navigating between the Indian traditions they've inherited and the baffling new world, the characters in Jhumpa Lahiri's elegant, touching stories seek love beyond the barriers of culture and generations. In "A Temporary Matter," published in The New Yorker, a young Indian-American couple faces the heartbreak of a stillborn birth while their Boston neighborhood copes with a nightly blackout. In th...
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Jhumpa Lahiri Award Stats
Major Prize* Nominations 4  
Unique Books Nominated for a Major Prize* 3  
Pulitzer Prize Wins 1 Interpreter of Maladies ·  
Pulitzer Prize Nominations 1 Interpreter of Maladies ·  
National Book Critics Circle Award Wins 0  
National Book Critics Circle Award Nominations 0  
National Book Award Wins 0  
National Book Award Nominations 1 The Lowland ·  
Man Booker Prize Wins 0  
Man Booker Prize Nominations 1 The Lowland ·  
PEN/Faulkner Award Wins 0  
PEN/Faulkner Award Nominations 0  

*Major Prize = Pulitzer Prize, National Book Critics Circle Award, National Book Award, Man Booker Prize, and PEN/Faulkner Award

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