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The Resource Before we visit the goddess : a novel, Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni

Before we visit the goddess : a novel, Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni

Label
Before we visit the goddess : a novel
Title
Before we visit the goddess
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A new novel from the author of Oleander Girl, a novel in stories, built around crucial moments in the lives of three generations of women in an Indian-American Family
Summary
Three generations of Indian mothers and daughters discover their greatest source of strength in one another|from a baker's daughter who dreams of an impossible education, to the daughter who confronts her culture and independence in America, to the granddaughter who learns indelible lessons about freedom and heartbreak
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
Amelia Bloomer List, 2017
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10482594
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1956-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Divakaruni, Chitra Banerjee
Dewey number
813.54
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Families
  • Mothers and daughters
  • East Indians
  • Families
  • Families
  • India
  • Houston (Tex.)
  • Texas
Target audience
adult
Label
Before we visit the goddess : a novel, Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni
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Publication
Copyright
Note
GEN.
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Fortunate Lamps: 1995 -- The Assam Incident: 1963 -- American Life: 1998 -- Durga Sweets: 1965-1995 -- Beggars Can't Be Choosers: 1973 -- Before We Visit the Goddess: 2002 -- Bela's Kitchen: 2000 -- Medical History: 2015 -- A Thousand Words: 2020 -- Acknowledgments
Control code
000056414552
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition.
Extent
210 pages
Isbn
9781476792002
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
40025968959
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
(OCoLC)913303833
Label
Before we visit the goddess : a novel, Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni
Publication
Copyright
Note
GEN.
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Fortunate Lamps: 1995 -- The Assam Incident: 1963 -- American Life: 1998 -- Durga Sweets: 1965-1995 -- Beggars Can't Be Choosers: 1973 -- Before We Visit the Goddess: 2002 -- Bela's Kitchen: 2000 -- Medical History: 2015 -- A Thousand Words: 2020 -- Acknowledgments
Control code
000056414552
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition.
Extent
210 pages
Isbn
9781476792002
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
40025968959
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
(OCoLC)913303833

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