Individual Author Record
Name: Bich Ming NguyenPen Name: None Genre: Fiction Audience: Adult; Born: 1974 in Saigon, Viet Nam
-- Website -- http://www.bichminhnguyen.com
-- Bich Ming Nguyen on WorldCat -- http://www.worldcat.org/search?q=bich++ming+nguyen
Illinois ConnectionNguyen lives in Chicago and West Lafayette, Indiana with her husband Porter Shreve, also a novelist.
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Titles At Your Library
Stealing Buddha's Dinner: A Memoir
ISBN: 0670038326 Viking Adult. 2007 A coming-of-age memoir by a Vietnamese American recounts her struggles for an American identity in the pre-politically correct climate of the Midwest and her passion for American food in the face of her family's Buddhist lifestyle.
Short Girls: A Novel
ISBN: 0670020818 Viking Adult. 2009 Two estranged Vietnamese sisters, each wrestling with their own lives, careers, and romances, are reunited at their father's American citizenship party, and forge a new relationship in this novel from the PEN/Jerard Fund Award-winning author. 30,000 first printing.