This is the total number of profanity incidents in this 198 page book.
*Sexual and Violence incidents coming soon! We'll change this number once these incidents are included.
Author: Jhumpa Lahiri
Key Words: Short Stories, Fantasy, Pulitzer Prize
Navigating between the Indian traditions they've inherited and the baffling new world, the characters in Jhumpa Lahiri's elegant, touching stories seek love beyond the barriers of culture and generations. In "A Temporary Matter," published in The New Yorker, a young Indian-American couple faces the heartbreak of a stillborn birth while their Boston neighborhood copes with a nightly blackout. In the title story, an interpreter guides an American family through the India of their ancestors and hears an astonishing confession. Lahiri writes with deft cultural insight reminiscent of Anita Desai and a nuanced depth that recalls Mavis Gallant. She is an important and powerful new voice.
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Mild Obscenities & Substitutions - None
Anatomical Terms - None
Scatological Terms - None
Religious Profanities - None
Derogatory Terms - 2 Incidents
9 Topics - 25 mentions of those topics
ghost, bourbon, skeleton, kill, liquor, witch, alcohol, cigarette, drunk