Results for General Fiction + Coming of Age + Contemporary, set in Asia

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  • The Association of Small Bombs
    Karan Mahajan
    Hardcover: 03/22/2016
    The Association of Small Bombs is an expansive and deeply humane novel that is at once groundbreaking in its ...
  • Ghost Month
    Ed Lin
    Paperback: 06/23/2015
    Jing-nan is shocked to the core when he learns his ex-girlfriend from high school has been murdered. But the...
  • The Lowland
    Jhumpa Lahiri
    Paperback: 06/17/2014
    Epic in its canvas and intimate in its portrayal of lives undone and forged anew, The Lowland is a deeply felt...
  • Homesick
    Roshi Fernando
    Paperback: 07/02/2013
    A stunning debut novel about an extended Sri Lankan family - a kaleidoscopic view of contemporary immigrant ...
  • Forgotten Country
    Catherine Chung
    Paperback: 03/05/2013
    Weaving Korean folklore within a modern narrative of immigration and identity, Forgotten Country is a fierce ...
  • Miss New India: A Novel
    Bharati Mukherjee
    Paperback: 06/19/2012
    Born into a traditional lower-middle-class family, Anjali sets off to Bangalore where she falls in with an ...
  • In the Sea There are Crocodiles: Based on the True Story of Enaiatollah Akbari
    Fabio Geda
    Paperback: 06/12/2012
    When a ten-year-old boy's village in Afghanistan falls prey to Taliban rule, his mother shepherds the boy ...

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