I’ve been on the lookout for more Vietnamese books since reading The Mountains sing by Nguyen Phan Que Mai (highly recommended) and here’s a great list so graciously and laboriously complied by Simon Haisell, footnotes.and.tangents on Instagram. Never run out of books to read and vary them too! Reposted with permission.Continue reading
A lyrical short story about a disfigured man, an artist helping birds and making friends with a young girl. The sanctuary he has created for himself does not last, however. It’s a quick but lovely, albeit sad, read and one that’s forever a keeper too.