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Caramba! by Nina Marie Martínez
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The Namesake by Jhumpa Lahiri
The Namesake
by Jhumpa Lahiri
read in April, 2009
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The Namesake by Jhumpa Lahiri
" just finished it- I ended up really liking it too. It seemed very "real" to me, so I didn't mind the pace. I think they did already make it into a mov ...more"
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Reservation Blues by Sherman Alexie
Reservation Blues
by Sherman Alexie
read in April, 2009
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I didn't really care for this book- I felt Alexie had a lot of potential to express the inheritance of traumatization while still giving a "realistic" idea of what an Indian American's modern life is like, but I felt he didn't live up to it. This boo ...more
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Light in August by William Faulkner
Light in August
by William Faulkner
read in March, 2009
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Light in August by William Faulkner
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by William Faulkner
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Bread Givers by Anzia Yezierska
Bread Givers
by Anzia Yezierska
read in February, 2009
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Global Woman by Barbara Ehrenreich
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surprisingly rather fascinating and thought provoking, especially when you are raise in a generation where stay-at-home moms are unusual and nannies are commonplace
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The God of Small Things by Arundhati Roy
The God of Small Things
by Arundhati Roy
read in February, 2009
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