On earth we're briefly gorgeous : a novel / Ocean Vuong.
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|Location||Call Number / Copy Notes||Barcode||Shelving Location||Status||Due Date|
|Carthage Public Library||FIC Vuong, Ocean (Text)||34MO2001804323||Adult Fiction||Available||-|
|Caruthersville Public Library||F VUO (Text)||38417100424581||Fiction||In transit||-|
|Cass County Library-Harrisonville||F VUO 2019 (Text)||0002205832039||Adult Fiction||Checked out||09/05/2019|
|Crawford County Library-Recklein Memorial-Cuba||813.6 VUO (Text)||33431000551893||New Non-Fiction||Available||-|
|Festus Public Library||Fic Vuong (Text)||32017000078831||New Adult Books||Available||-|
|Howard County Public Library||F/Vuo (Text)||34658000209499||Adult New Books||Checked out||08/20/2019|
|Jefferson County Library-Arnold||F VUONG Ocean (Text)||30061000267951||New Books||Checked out||08/13/2019|
|Jefferson County Library-Windsor||F VUONG Ocean (Text)||30065000172608||New Books||Available||-|
|Jefferson County Library-Windsor||F VUONG Ocean (Text)||ONORDER246391124882||Fiction||On order||-|
|Lebanon-Laclede County Library||F Vuong (Text)||3803636132||Adult New Title||Checked out||08/29/2019|
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- ISBN: 9780525562023
- ISBN: 0525562028
- Physical Description: 246 pages ; 22 cm
- Publisher: New York : Penguin Press, 2019.
"Brilliant, heartbreaking, tender, and highly original - poet Ocean Vuong's debut novel is a sweeping and shattering portrait of a family, and a testament to the redemptive power of storytelling. On Earth We're Briefly Gorgeous is a letter from a son to amother who cannot read. Written when the speaker, Little Dog, is in his late twenties, the letter unearths a family's history that began before he was born--a history whose epicenter is rooted in Vietnam--and serves as a doorway into parts of his life his mother has never known, all of it leading to an unforgettable revelation. At once a witness to the fraught yet undeniable love between a single mother and her son, it is also a brutally honest exploration of race, class, and masculinity"-- Provided by publisher.
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