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Born confused.

Tanuja Desai Hidier

Born confused.

by Tanuja Desai Hidier

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Published by Scholastic Children"s Books in London .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Paginationxii,413p. ;
Number of Pages413
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15522231M
ISBN 100439973600

Book reviews, interviews, columns, and musings. Let me start off by being perfectly honest, as usual. I began Born Confused fully prepared to dislike it. Maybe it was the title: taken from the catchall American Born Confused Desi, an often used slur for South Asian Americans ("desi" in Hindi translating loosely to "of my country").I was immediately put off by the borrowing of an expression. Born Confused. By: The book puts you in the head of a 16 just turned 17 yr old intelligent American born Indian girl growing up in Jersey the summer before her Senior year in high school. It speaks to adapting to your culture but it's more than about being Indian.

Born Confused - Ebook written by Tanuja Desai Hidier. Read this book using Google Play Books app on your PC, android, iOS devices. Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read Born Confused. Hidier wrote and released two "booktracks" to accompany her books; When We Were Twins for Born Confused was released in , and Bombay Spleen followed Bombay Blues in Works. Born Confused, Scholastic Press, , ISBN Karma Girl. E-Books der Verlagsgruppe Random House GmbH. 14 June ISBN

The long-anticipated sequel to Tanuja Desai Hidier's groundbreaking BORN CONFUSED! Dimple Lala thought that growing up would give her all the answers, but instead she has more questions than ever. Her boyfriend is distant, her classmates are predictable, and a blue mood has settled around the edges of everything she does. It's time for a change, and a change is just what Dimple is going to get. Born Confused - Born Confused audiobook, by Tanuja Desai Hidier Dimple Lala doesn’t know what to think. Her parents are from India, and she’s spent her whole life resisting their traditions. Then suddenly she gets to high school and everything Indian is trendy. Now things are more complicated than ever. At seventeen, she’s still recovering from a year-old break.


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TANUJA DESAI HIDIER is a writer/singer-songwriter, born and raised in the USA and now based in London. Her first novel, BORN CONFUSED--the first ever South Asian American coming-of-age story, set in the context of New York City's bhangra/underground club scene--was hailed in a Publishers Weekly starred review as "absorbing and intoxicating sure to leave a lasting /5(95).

This book was certainly wasn't perfect but wow, Born Confused is undeniably special. - This book explores a variety of themes - Born confused. book, friendship, love, arranged marriages, cultural identity, alienation from her Indian heritage, following your dreams, and growing up - all which are explored very thoroughly and with nuance/5.

Born Confused was also named an American Library Association Best Book for Young Adults (and is still on its top ten Popular Paperbacks list), a Kirkus Reviews star pick, a Publishers Weekly boxed and starred pick, a Larry King / CNN pick of the week, a Sunday Times (Times of London) book of the week, a Financial Times Magazine (FT London) best.

Tanuja Desai Hidier is the critically acclaimed author of the groundbreaking novels Bombay Blues and Born Confused, which was named an ALA Best Book for Young Adults and hailed by Entertainment Weekly and Rolling Stone as one of the best YA novels of all time.

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book time. Born and raised in the USA, Tanuja is a writer/singer-songwriter now based in : Scholastic, Inc. Her first novel, Born Confused, is a coming-of-age story with an Indian-American protagonist, an aspiring photographer living in New Jersey, and is set in both NJ and New York City, largely in the context of the burgeoning South Asian Club scene.4/5(23).

Born Confused Book Summary and Study Guide. Tanuja Desai Hidier Booklist Tanuja Desai Hidier Message Board. Detailed plot synopsis reviews of Born Confused; Dimple Lala is having problems finding out who she really is.

She wonders if she's American or Indian (India), she doesn't quite seem to think she can be American Indian. Dimple has a love. BORN CONFUSED Tanuja Desai Hidier, Author, Tanuja Desai Hidier, Author.

Scholastic $ (p) ISBN More By and About This Author On one level, the book explores the. A creative pursuit is a wonderful way to expose the heart of a character, but in Born Confused, the camera acts more as a distancing effect for Dimple until she has a breakdown/breakthrough and goes out to discover her soul.

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Dimple Lala is accustomed to being one of only two Indians in her suburban New Jersey high school, but custom does not lead to comfort, and she feels acutely that she has no real place either in the Indian community of her parents or the American world of her peers.

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Tanuja’s bestselling and critically acclaimed first novel Born Confused gave voice to a new multicultural generation. Bombay Blues — its long-awaited and hotly anticipated follow-up — explores everything this generation faces today, with a heady mix of uncertainty and determination.

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Use these discussion questions and extenstion activities to teach with Tanuja Desai Hidier's young adult novels, Born Confused and Bombay Blues. Grade Tanuja Desai Hidier’s groundbreaking novel, Born Confused, was named an ALA Best Book for Young Adults and became a landmark work, recently hailed by Entertainment Weekly and as a contender for one of the best YA novels of all time.

Tanuja Desai Hidier is the critically acclaimed author of the groundbreaking novels Bombay Blues and Born Confused, which was named an ALA Best Book for Young Adults and hailed by Entertainment Weekly and Rolling Stone as one of the best YA novels of all time.

Born and raised in the USA, Tanuja is a writer/singer-songwriter now based in s:. A decade and a half after it was first released, “Born Confused” continues to leave a lasting impression on its readers.

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Born Confused—and Born Confused and Bombay Blues heroine Dimple Lala—just turned I recently took part in Brown Girl Magazine ’s #BornConfused15 series celebrating the anniversary of this first South Asian American YA novel—one in which many now-published authors talk about the role Dimple played in their own lives and writing journeys.