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The Resource The sympathizer, Viet Thanh Nguyen

The sympathizer, Viet Thanh Nguyen

Label
The sympathizer
Title
The sympathizer
Statement of responsibility
Viet Thanh Nguyen
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Follows a Viet Cong agent as he spies on a South Vietnamese army general and his compatriots as they start a new life in 1975 Los Angeles
Summary
Follows a Viet Cong agent as he spies on a South Vietnamese army general and his compatriots as they start a new life on 1975 Los Angeles
Theme
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • ALA Notable Book, 2016.
  • Andrew Carnegie Medal for Excellence in Fiction, 2016.
  • Asian Pacific American Award for Literature: Adult Fiction, 2016.
  • Booklist Editors' Choice, 2015
  • Edgar Allan Poe Award for Best First Novel by an American Author, 2016.
  • Library Journal Best Books, 2015.
  • New York Times Notable Book, 2015
  • Pulitzer Prize for Fiction, 2016.
Awards note
  • Andrew Carnegie Medal for Excellence in Fiction
  • Center for Fiction First Novel Prize
  • Asian/Pacific American Award for Literature
  • Pulitzer Prize for Fiction, 2016
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10409878
Cataloging source
YDXCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1971-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Nguyen, Viet Thanh
Dewey number
813.6
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Vietnamese fiction
  • Soldiers
  • Communists
  • Vietnam War, 1961-1975
  • Vietnam War, 1961-1975
  • Vietnam War (1961-1975)
Target audience
adult
Label
The sympathizer, Viet Thanh Nguyen
Instantiates
Publication
Distribution
Copyright
Note
Includes a new essay and author interview
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
393 pages
Isbn
9780802124944
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)922157657
Label
The sympathizer, Viet Thanh Nguyen
Publication
Distribution
Copyright
Note
Includes a new essay and author interview
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
393 pages
Isbn
9780802124944
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)922157657

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