Books by Viet Thanh Nguyen (2)


The Displaced : Refugee Writers on Refugee Lives by Viet Thanh Nguyen EN

Rating: 4     1 Vote
Country: Asia / Vietnam flag Vietnam
"Brings together writers originally from Mexico, Bosnia, Iran, Afghanistan, Soviet Ukraine, Hungary, Chile, Ethiopia, and others to make their stories heard ... Their 17 contributions are as diverse as their own lives have been, and yet hold just as many themes in common"
Genre Memoir
Recommended: 23 Aug 2023


The Sympathizer : Winner of the Pulitzer Prize for Fiction by Viet Thanh Nguyen EN

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Country: Asia / Vietnam flag Vietnam
*** WINNER OF THE PULITZER PRIZE FOR FICTION 2016*** WINNER OF THE EDGAR AWARD FOR BEST FIRST NOVEL 2016 WINNER OF THE CARNEGIE MEDAL FOR EXCELLENCE IN FICTION 2016 'A fierce novel written in a refreshingly high style and charged with intelligent rage' Financial Times It is April 1975, and Saigon is in chaos. At his villa, a general of the South Vietnamese army is drinking whiskey and, with the help of his trusted captain, drawing up a list of those who will be given passage aboard the last flights out of the country. The general and his compatriots start a new life in Los Angeles, unaware tha... continue
Recommended: 20 Feb 2022

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