You Bring the Distant Near, Hardback Book

You Bring the Distant Near Hardback

Description

This elegant young adult novel captures the immigrant experience for one Indian-American family with humor and heart.

Told in alternating teen voices across three generations, You Bring the Distant Near explores sisterhood, first loves, friendship, and the inheritance of culture--for better or worse.From a grandmother worried that her children are losing their Indian identity to a daughter wrapped up in a forbidden biracial love affair to a granddaughter social-activist fighting to preserve Bengali tigers, award-winning author Mitali Perkins weaves together the threads of a family growing into an American identity.Here is a sweeping story of five women at once intimately relatable and yet entirely new.

Information

  • Format: Hardback
  • Pages: 320 pages
  • Publisher: Farrar, Straus & Giroux Inc
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: Family
  • ISBN: 9780374304904

£13.99

£10.49

 
Free Home Delivery

on all orders

 
Pick up orders

from local bookshops

Also by MITALI PERKINS   |  View all