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Author Nguyn, Phan Qu Mai, 1973- author.

Title The mountains sing : a novel / Nguyn Phan Qu Mai.

Edition First edition.
Publication Info. Chapel Hill, North Carolina : Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill, 2020.
3 holds on first copy returned of 7 copies
Location Call No. Status
 95th Street Adult Fiction Popular Picks  F NGUYN    DUE 08-30-20
 95th Street Adult Fiction-NEW  F NGUYN    AVAILABLE
 Naper Blvd. Adult Fiction Popular Picks  F NGUYN    DUE 08-09-20
 Naper Blvd. Adult Fiction-NEW  F NGUYN    DUE 08-07-20
 Nichols Adult Fiction Popular Picks  F NGUYN    DUE 09-04-20
 Nichols Adult Fiction Popular Picks  F NGUYN    DUE 08-28-20
 Nichols Adult Fiction-NEW  F NGUYN    ON HOLDSHELF
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Description 342 pages ; 24 cm
Contents The tallest mountains -- Red on the white grains -- The fortune teller -- Getting up and falling down again -- The great hunger -- My father's gift -- The land reform -- The journey south -- The walk -- My mother's secret -- Destination -- The country bumpkin boy -- The way to happiness -- My Uncle Minh -- Facing the enemy -- My grandmother's songs.
Summary "The multigenerational tale of the Tr̀ân family, set against the backdrop of the Vit Nam War. Tr̀ân Diu Lan, who was born in 1920, was forced to flee her family farm with her six children during the Land Reform as the Communist government rose in the North. Years later in Hà Ni, her young granddaughter, Hương, comes of age as her parents and uncles head off down the H Chí Minh Trail to fight in a conflict that will tear not just her beloved country but her family apart"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Fiction.
ISBN 9781616208189 (hardcover)
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