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Digging to America / a novel by Anne Tyler.

Tyler, Anne. (Author).
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  • 64 of 64 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Record details

  • ISBN: 0307263940
  • Physical Description: 277 pages ; 25 cm
  • Edition: 1st ed.
  • Publisher: New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2006.

Content descriptions

Summary, etc.: Two families awaiting the arrival of their adopted infant daughters from Korea meet at the airport. The families lives become interwined after the Donaldsons, a young American couple invite the Yazdan's, Maryam, her son and his Iranian American wife to an arrival party, which becomes an annual event. Maryam, who came to this country thirty-five years earlier, feels her values threatened when she is courted by a newly widowed Donaldson. A penetrating light on the American way as seen from two perspectives, those who are born here and those who are still struggling to fit in.
Subject: Iranian American women > Fiction.
Assimilation (Sociology) > Fiction.
Intercountry adoption > Fiction.
Iranian Americans > Fiction.
Women immigrants > Fiction.
Baltimore (Md.) > Fiction.
Friendship > Fiction.
Widows > Fiction.
Genre: Psychological fiction.
Domestic fiction.

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