The Resource Digging to America, a novel by Anne Tyler

Digging to America, a novel by Anne Tyler

Label
Digging to America
Title
Digging to America
Statement of responsibility
a novel by Anne Tyler
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Two families awaiting the arrival of their adopted infant daughters from Korea meet at the airport. The families lives become interwined after the Donaldsons, a young American couple invite the Yazdan's, Maryam, her son and his Iranian American wife to an arrival party, which becomes an annual event. Maryam, who came to this country thirty-five years earlier, feels her values threatened when she is courted by a newly widowed Donaldson. A penetrating light on the American way as seen from two perspectives, those who are born here and those who are still struggling to fit in
Cataloging source
TEFOD
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Tyler, Anne
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3570.Y45
LC item number
D47 2006eb
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Iranian American women
  • Assimilation (Sociology)
  • Intercountry adoption
  • Iranian Americans
  • Women immigrants
  • Friendship
  • Widows
  • Baltimore (Md.)
Label
Digging to America, a novel by Anne Tyler
Link
http://evpl.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=3C67BB8B-11A6-443D-A1F5-F46D61F99D15
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Title from eBook information screen
  • "A Knopf eBook"--Cover image
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
ocn233697694
Dimensions
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780307265531
Isbn Type
(electronic bk. : Mobipocket Reader)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
3C67BB8B-11A6-443D-A1F5-F46D61F99D15
System details
Requires Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 899 KB) or Mobipocket Reader (file size: 235 KB)
Label
Digging to America, a novel by Anne Tyler
Link
http://evpl.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=3C67BB8B-11A6-443D-A1F5-F46D61F99D15
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Title from eBook information screen
  • "A Knopf eBook"--Cover image
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
ocn233697694
Dimensions
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780307265531
Isbn Type
(electronic bk. : Mobipocket Reader)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
3C67BB8B-11A6-443D-A1F5-F46D61F99D15
System details
Requires Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 899 KB) or Mobipocket Reader (file size: 235 KB)

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