Gloucester: Sawyer Free Library


Beloved strangers : a memoir / Maria Chaudhuri.

Chaudhuri, Maria. (Author).

  • ISBN: 9781620406229 (hbk.)
  • ISBN: 1620406225 (hbk.)
  • Description: 199 pages ; 22 cm
  • Edition: First U.S. edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Bloomsbury, 2014.

Available copies

Current holds

0 current holds with 6 total copies.

Library Location Call Number Status Due Date
Gloucester Adult New Books New 920/CHAUDHURI (Text to phone) Checked out 08/28/2014
Beverly Main NEW E 184 .B13 C47 2014 (Text to phone) Available -
Lynnfield Adult Nonfiction E 18 .B13 C47 2014 (Text to phone) Available -
Peabody Main Adult New Nonfiction NEW E 184 .B13 C47 2014 (Text to phone) Available -
Peabody South Branch Adult New Nonfiction NEW E 184 .B13 C47 2014 (Text to phone) Available -
Swampscott Lower Level Bio Chaudhuri (Text to phone) Available -

Content descriptions

General Note: "First published in Great Britain in 2014"--Title page verso.
Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Note: Prologue -- Saving Grace -- Fallen -- Beloved strangers -- Deep end -- Sweet, sour and bitter -- Epilogue.
Summary: "From Dhaka to Jersey City, ... a candid and moving account of growing up and a meditation on why people leave their homes and why they sometimes find it difficult to return. This unforgettable memoir will resonate with anyone carving out a place for herself in the world, straddling two cultures while trying to find a place to belong"--Provided by publisher.