Umami / Laila Jufresa ; translated by Sophie Hughes.
- 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.
0 current holds with 1 total copy.
|Location||Call Number / Copy Notes||Barcode||Shelving Location||Status||Due Date|
|West Lafayette PL - West Lafayette||FIC JUF (Text)||31951004151095||Main Floor - New Arrivals||Available||-|
- ISBN: 1780748914
- ISBN: 9781780748917
- Physical Description: 273 pages : illustration ; 23 cm
- Publisher: London : Oneworld Publications, 2016.
|General Note:|| "Originally published in Spanish as Umami by Penguin Random House Grupo Editorial, 2015"--Title page verso.
|Summary, etc.:|| Deep in the heart of Mexico City, where five houses cluster around a sun-drenched courtyard, lives Ana, a precocious twelve-year-old who spends her days buried in Agatha Christie novels to forget the mysterious death of her little sister years earlier. Over the summer she decides to plant a milpa in her backyard, and as she digs the ground and plants her seeds, her neighbors in turn delve into their past.
|Awards Note:|| Winner English PEN Award.
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