Viet Thanh Nguyen : The Sympathizer

Screen shot 2023-04-29 at 10.53.18 AMIt 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 that one among their number, the captain, is secretly observing and reporting on the group to a higher-up in the Viet Cong. A gripping spy novel, an astute exploration of extreme politics, and a moving love story, The Sympathizer explores a life between two worlds and examines the legacy of the Vietnam War in literature, film, and the wars we fight today.

Share and Enjoy !

0 0

Subscribe to Between the Covers

One thought on “Viet Thanh Nguyen : The Sympathizer

  1. Pingback: Between the Covers - Viet Thanh Nguyen: The Sympathizer - Viet Thanh Nguyen

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *