By: THUY, Kim. FISCHMAN, Sheila.
Random House Canada, Montreal, 2014,:
Seller ID: 113302
THUY, Kim. Man. Translated from the French by Sheila Fischman. (Montréal, Québec) : Random House Canada, (2014). Advance Reading Copy. Pp. (8),1-139,(13). 8vo, illustrated dark card covers with blue lettering to orange spine."Man has three mothers: the one who gave birth to her in wartime, the nun who plucks her from a vegetable garden, and her beloved Maman, who becomes a spy to survive. Seeking security for her grown daughter, Maman finds Man a husband -- a lonely Vietnamese restauranteur who lives in Montreal. Thrown into a new world, Man discovers her natural talent as a chef. Gracef... View More...