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The Resource You bring the distant near, Mitali Perkins

You bring the distant near, Mitali Perkins

Label
You bring the distant near
Title
You bring the distant near
Statement of responsibility
Mitali Perkins
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • From 1965 through the present, an Indian American family adjusts to life in New York City, alternately fending off and welcoming challenges to their own traditions
  • Ranee worries that her children are losing their Indian culture. Sonia is wrapped up in a forbidden biracial love affair Tara seeks the limelight to hide her true self. Shanti desperately tries to make peace in the family. Anna fights to preserve Bengal tigers and her Bengali identity. As each Das woman decides which Bengali traditions to uphold in America, one hard truth remains: some scars take generations to heal
Storyline
Tone
Character
Award
  • Amelia Bloomer List, 2018.
  • School Library Journal Best Books, 2017.
  • YALSA Best Fiction for Young Adults, 2018.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10576234
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Perkins, Mitali
Dewey number
[Fic]
Index
no index present
LC call number
PZ7.P4315
LC item number
You 2017
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 9
  • 12
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Family life
  • East Indian Americans
  • Immigrants
  • Young adult fiction
  • New York (N.Y.)
Target audience
adolescent
Label
You bring the distant near, Mitali Perkins
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition: 2017.
Extent
303 pages
Isbn
9780374304904
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2016057822
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)964333473
  • (OCoLC)ocn964333473
  • 551220
Label
You bring the distant near, Mitali Perkins
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition: 2017.
Extent
303 pages
Isbn
9780374304904
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2016057822
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)964333473
  • (OCoLC)ocn964333473
  • 551220

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