The Gangster We Are All Looking For: A Novel by Le thi diem thuy
Hardcover with dustjacket. Blank gift label on inside cover. 2003 First Edition. In his novel, the author has illuminated a world of great beauty and enormous sorrows. Here is an authentically original story of finding one's place and voice in America. Le was born in Phan Thiet, Southern Vietnam. She and her father left Vietnam in 1978, by boat, eventually settling in southern California. She is currently a Radcliffe Fellow.