Digging to America : a novel
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New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2006.
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1st ed.
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277 pages ; 25 cm.
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Book
Language
English
ISBN
0307263940, 9780307263940
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UG
Level 5.8, 13 Points

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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.

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APA Citation (style guide)

Tyler, A. (2006). Digging to America: a novel . Alfred A. Knopf.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Tyler, Anne. 2006. Digging to America: A Novel. New York: Alfred A. Knopf.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Tyler, Anne. Digging to America: A Novel New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 2006.

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Tyler, Anne. Digging to America: A Novel Alfred A. Knopf, 2006.

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