- ISBN: 9780393060058 (hardcover) :
- ISBN: 0393060055 (hardcover) :
- Description: 218 pages : illustrations, 22 cm.
- Edition: First edition.
- Publisher: New York : W.W. Norton & Company, 2014.
- 14 copies at NOBLE (All Libraries).
- 1 copy at Gloucester. (Show all copies)
1 current hold with 20 total copies.
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|Gloucester||Adult New Books||New FICTION/ Sharma (Text to phone)||Available||-|
|Beverly Farms||Adult Fiction||Fiction/ Sharma (Text to phone)||Checked out||03/05/2015|
|Beverly Main||NEW||Fiction/ Sharma (Text to phone)||Checked out||02/27/2015|
|Danvers||New Books||Fic / Sharma (Text to phone)||Reshelving||-|
|Lynnfield||Adult Fiction||Fiction / Sharma, A. (Text to phone)||Checked out||03/14/2015|
|Marblehead||Adult Fiction||FICTION SHARMA, AKHIL 2014 (Text to phone)||Checked out||02/28/2015|
|Melrose||Quick Picks Table (Lobby)||Quick Pick Fiction (Text to phone)||Checked out||03/06/2015|
|Melrose||New Books (Browsing Room)||Fiction Sharma (Text to phone)||Available||-|
|Middlesex - Bedford Campus||Best Sellers||B&T PS3569 .H34287 F36 2014 [MCC only] (Text to phone)||Available||-|
|Middlesex - Lowell Campus||Best Sellers||B&T PS3569.H34287 F36 2014 [MCC only] (Text to phone)||Available||-|
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|Summary:|| We meet the Mishra family in Delhi, India in 1978 where Ajay and Birju play cricket in the streets waiting for the day when their plane tickets will arrive and they and their mother can fly across the world and join their father in America. Once there, Ajay and Birju enjoy their new, extraordinary life in New York. Then tragedy strikes, leaving one brother incapacitated and the other practically orphaned in this strange land. Ajay, the family's younger son, prays to a God he envisions as Superman, longing to find his place amid the ruins of his family's new life. This is the universal story of a boy torn between duty and his own survival. -- From book jacket.
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