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Love and Honour and Pity and Pride and Compassion and Sacrifice:Penguin Specials (eBook)

Author: Nam Le

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A young Vietnamese-Australian named Nam, in his final year at the famed Iowa Writers' Workshop, is trying to find his voice on the page. When his father, a man with a painful past, comes to visit, Nam's writing and sense of self are both deeply changed.
 
Love and Honour and Pity and Pride and Compassion and Sacrifice is a deeply moving story of identity, family and the wellsprings of creativity, from Nam Le's multi-award-winning collection The Boat.

'A tight and densely emotional journey that sucked me in and contained as much power as the lengthy title.' Killings, the Kill Your Darlings blog

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30 Oct 2014
2014 Voss Literary Prize shortlist
The following books have been shortlisted for the inaugural Voss Literary Prize‚Äč, convened by the Australian University Heads of English. The Night Guest by Fiona McFarlaneEyrie by Tim WintonFor more information on these awards please vuisit the Voss Literary Prize website.

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