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The Namesake by Jhumpa Lahiri
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Aug 19, 09

bookshelves: bookclub, drama
Read in August, 2009

I really enjoy stories about children coming to grips with the fallibility of their parents and The Namesake did not disappoint. In a strange way it reminded me of Philip Roth's American Pastoral , in that both are stories of the great divide that exists between generations.
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