The Resource America for beginners, Leah Franqui

America for beginners, Leah Franqui

Label
America for beginners
Title
America for beginners
Statement of responsibility
Leah Franqui
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • A widow from India travels to California to learn the truth about what happened to the son who was declared dead shortly after he revealed his sexual orientation to their traditional family
  • Recently widowed Pival Sengupta books a trip Kolkota to New York and then on a cross-country journey to California, where she hopes to uncover the truth about her beloved son, Rahi. A year ago Rahi told his parents he was gay. As far as her husband Ram was concerned, Rahi died that day. But the tour guide, Satya, has never left the five boroughs. And the two will be accompanied by Rebecca Elliot, a young actress, is along for the ride as a chaperone. The women come to see America-- and themselves-- in different and profound new ways. -- adapted from jacket
Cataloging source
YDX
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Franqui, Leah
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3606.R422578
LC item number
A78 2018
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Widows
  • East Indians
  • Women travelers
  • Mothers and sons
Label
America for beginners, Leah Franqui
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
310 pages
Isbn
9780062668752
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • ocn987738411
  • (OCoLC)987738411
  • 980088
Label
America for beginners, Leah Franqui
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
310 pages
Isbn
9780062668752
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • ocn987738411
  • (OCoLC)987738411
  • 980088

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