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Umrigar, Thrity N.

Summary: "From Thrity Umrigar, the critically beloved, best-selling author of The World We Found and The Space Between Us comes a profound, heartbreakingly honest novel about the beauty of forgiveness"--

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Publisher / Publication Date: HarperCollins 2014

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC UMR

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC UMR

Umrigar, Thrity N.

Summary: "During a terrible heat wave in 1991--the worst in a decade--ten-year-old Anton has been locked in an apartment in the projects, alone, for seven days, without air conditioning or a fan. With no electricity, the refrigerator and lights do not work. Hot, hungry, and desperate, Anton shatters a window and climbs out. Cutting his leg on the broken glass, he is covered in blood when the police find...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Harper, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers 2017

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2 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC UMR

Umrigar, Thrity N.

Summary: Captures the delicate balance of class and gender in contemporary India as witnessed through the lives of two women--Sera Dubash, an upper middle-class housewife, and Bhima, an illiterate domestic hardened by a life of loss and despair.

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Publisher / Publication Date: William Morrow 2005

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC Umr

Umrigar, Thrity N.

Summary: Having lost their beloved only child to a sudden illness, Frank and Ellie Benton hope to rebuild their lives by accepting a job offer in India but find their new home compromised by Frank's efforts to heal his grief through a friendship with a young boy.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Harper 2009

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC UMR

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1 available in Stacks, Call number: FIC Umr

Umrigar, Thrity N.

Summary: Tehmina Sethna's beloved husband has died this past year and she is visiting her son, Sorab, in his suburban Ohio home. Now Tehmina is being asked to choose between her old, familiar life in India and a new one in Ohio with her son, his American wife, and their child. A middle-aged Parsi woman, Tehmina is also confronted with another choice: whether to live in America as a stranger or as a...

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Publisher / Publication Date: William Morrow 2007

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC UMR

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Umrigar, Thrity N.

Summary: Poor and illiterate, Bhima had faithfully worked for the Dubash family, an upper-middle-class Parsi household, for more than twenty years. Yet after courageously speaking the truth about a heinous crime perpetrated against her own family, the devoted servant was cruelly fired. The sting of that dismissal was made more painful coming from Sera Dubash, the temperamental employer who had long been...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Harper, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers 2018

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC UMR

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC UMR

Umrigar, Thrity N.

Summary: When Frank and Ellie Benton lose their only child, seven-year-old Benny, to a sudden illness, the perfect life they had built in Ann Arbor, Michigan, is shattered.

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Publisher / Publication Date: HarperLuxe 2009

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1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP FIC UMR

Umrigar, Thrity N.

1 hold on 1 copy

Summary: American divorcée Armaiti has six months to live and her last wish is to see her three best friends again--Laleh, Kavita, and Nishta, all in Bombay. But Nishta's husband, Iqbal, a fellow university idealist turned fundamentalist, will be the biggest obstacle to fulfilling Armaiti's final desire.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Harper 2012

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC UMR