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Jhumpa Lahiri, a prize-winning novelist in English, now writes in Italian.

The Lowland by Jhumpa Lahiri | a novel about the rashness of youth and the hesitation and regret that can make a long life not worth living Well, yes...but "The Lowland" soars at the end.

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TONGUE-TIED | ‘English is loaded,’ says Lahiri, 48, photographed at home in Brooklyn. ‘In my search to become my own person, English represented feelings of guilt.’

The Namesake by Jhumpa Lahiri The story is about love, respect but most of all about finding oneself. 100% recommend this book.

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Here are the books we can't wait to read in 2016! (Ranked in no particular order.)

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Unaccustomed Earth by Jhumpa Lahiri