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After the fall of South Vietnam in the 1970s, Bui’s family sets out to explore new lives for themselves which is illustrated emotionally in the book. The after effects of war, immigration, displacement and their effects on a child’s mind are the things that compose this book in a fine memoir.
What makes this book stand out?
The book would thrash your heart and heal it gracefully, making it a best memoir book to read.
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A universal truth of life’s struggle portrayed in the book is what makes this book bag a place in top ten memoirs of 2017.
Don't read it for
As being set in after-war zone, this book is a sad and emotional yet uplifting story with a bright and happy conclusion.