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The danger of rereading: disastrous endings in paul auster's the brooklyn follies and jhumpa lahiri's unaccustomed earth—heidi elisabeth bollinger, pp. Unaccustomed earth jhumpa lahiri alfred a knopf: 334 pp, $25 in her latest work, unaccustomed earth, a powerful collection of short. [APSNIP--]