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2 edition of Digging to America found in the catalog.

Digging to America

a novel

by Anne Tyler

  • 377 Want to read
  • 11 Currently reading

Published by Seal Books in [Toronto] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Assimilation (Sociology),
  • Iranian American women,
  • Intercountry adoption,
  • Fiction,
  • Iranian Americans,
  • Women immigrants

  • Edition Notes

    StatementAnne Tyler
    The Physical Object
    Pagination323 pages ;
    Number of Pages323
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26332422M
    ISBN 101400025699
    ISBN 109781400025695
    OCLC/WorldCa263468531

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    DIGGING TO AMERICA is a warm and moving work of literature. It is what one has come to expect of an author as exquisite and accomplished as Anne Tyler. From authors such as she, we gain a mirror into the foibles of our own lives. It is why great authors write and lovers of books continue to read. Pulitzer Prize winner, Anne Tyler has brought a fictional group of characters to real life in her 17th novel, Digging to g two vastly different families on a chance meeting at an airport, ones all-American the other Iranian immigrants, she assimilates present US culture with a strong emphasis on friendship, parenting, traditions and accents it with a tender romance.I would.


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There’s a definite sense of loss when it’s over and done.” –Sheryl Connelly, New York Daily News “Tyler encompasses the collision of cultures without losing her sharp focus on the daily dramas of modern family life in her 17th novel.

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Jennifer Morgan Gray: Was there a particular character, image, or idea that inspired the writing of Digging to America? Anne Tyler: In the summer ofI drove my younger daughter to the Baltimore airport to pick up her husband-to-be, who was flying in .