Viet Thanh Nguyen
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Viet Thanh Nguyen

Viet Thanh Nguyen's novel The Sympathizer is a New York Times best seller and won the Pulitzer Prize for Fiction. Other honors include the Dayton Literary Peace Prize, the Edgar Award for Best First Novel from the Mystery Writers of America, the Andrew Carnegie Medal for Excellence in Fiction from the American Library Association, the First Novel Prize from the Center for Fiction, a Gold Medal in First Fiction from the California Book Awards, and the Asian/Pacific American Literature Award from the Asian/Pacific American Librarian Association. His other books are Nothing Ever Dies: Vietnam and the Memory of War (a finalist for the National Book Award in nonfiction) and Race and Resistance: Literature and Politics in Asian America. He is the Aerol Arnold Chair of English and Professor of American Studies and Ethnicity at the University of Southern California. His next book is a short story collection, The Refugees, forthcoming in February 2017 from Grove Press.

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Best Sellers

    • The Sympathizer

    • A Novel
    • By: Viet Thanh Nguyen
    • Narrated by: Francois Chau
    • Length: 13 hrs and 53 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 4,891
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 4,488
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 4,464

    A profound, startling, and beautifully crafted debut novel, The Sympathizer is the story of a man of two minds, someone whose political beliefs clash with his individual loyalties....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • The Great Vietnamese Novel(Port)Nguyen's Complaint

    • By Joe Kraus on 03-31-16

    Regular price: $24.95

    • The Refugees

    • By: Viet Thanh Nguyen
    • Narrated by: Viet Thanh Nguyen
    • Length: 5 hrs and 5 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 691
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 623
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 628

    With the coruscating gaze that informed The Sympathizer, in The Refugees Viet Thanh Nguyen gives voice to lives led between two worlds....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Good collection of short stories

    • By Thomas More on 03-19-17

    Regular price: $19.95

    • Nothing Ever Dies

    • Vietnam and the Memory of War
    • By: Viet Thanh Nguyen
    • Narrated by: P. J. Ochlan
    • Length: 11 hrs and 57 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 56
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 46
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 47

    Nothing Ever Dies, Viet Thanh Nguyen writes. All wars are fought twice, the first time on the battlefield, the second time in memory....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Good, probably should be read and not listened to via audible for the best experience.

    • By Brad on 10-24-16

    Regular price: $24.95

    • The Displaced

    • Refugee Writers on Refugee Lives
    • By: Viet Thanh Nguyen - editor
    • Narrated by: Greta Jung, Timothy Andrés Pabon
    • Length: 5 hrs and 21 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 8
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 8
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 8

    In The Displaced, Pulitzer Prize-winning writer Viet Thanh Nguyen, himself a refugee, brings together a host of prominent refugee writers to explore and illuminate the refugee experience....

    Regular price: $24.49

    • Le sympathisant

    • By: Viet Thanh Nguyen
    • Narrated by: Bernard Gabay
    • Length: 17 hrs and 6 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Avril 1975, Saïgon est en plein chaos. À l'abri d'une villa, entre deux whiskies, un général de l'armée du Sud Vietnam et son capitaine...

    Regular price: $21.11

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