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On Earth We're Briefly Gorgeous

by Ocean Vuong

Hardcover, 246 pages, Penguin Group USA, List Price: $26 |

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A first novel by the award-winning author of Night Sky with Exit Wounds is written in the form of a letter from a son to a mother who cannot read about the impact of the Vietnam war on their family.

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