Meandering Em's

Passion is books, photography, running and traveling. Also passionate about environmental issues.

Interpreter of Maladies - Jhumpa Lahiri Delightful book of short stories by an Indian who was born in London and lives in NYC. She includes stories showing the struggles of India and its peoples at the end of colonialism. The most interesting stories concerning the recent immigrants to this country and the struggles to understand our culture. There is a beautiful story of an Indian man and his bride whom he had never met before his wedding. As they slowly become acquainted, they struggle to learn to adapt to life in a new country, the USA. It movingly reveals how one can fall in love with one's spouse after marriage.

Currently reading

The Waiting Years
Fumiko Enchi
Progress: 94/208 pages
Project Puffin: The Improbable Quest to Bring a Beloved Seabird Back to Egg Rock
Derrick Z. Jackson, Stephen W. Kress
Progress: 33/376 pages