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On earth we're briefly gorgeous: a novel

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"Written as a letter from a son to a mother 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."--
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Grouping Titleon earth we re briefly gorgeous
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Grouping LanguageEnglish (eng)
Last Grouping Update2021-10-23 06:32:23AM
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subject_facetAdult child abuse victims -- Fiction
Children of prostitutes -- Fiction
Discrimination -- Fiction
Domestic fiction
Epistolary fiction
Families -- Fiction
Family histories -- Fiction
Large type books
Mothers and sons -- Fiction
Single mothers -- Fiction
Vietnamese Americans -- Fiction
title_displayOn earth we're briefly gorgeous : a novel
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On Earth we're briefly gorgeous [large print] : a novel / Ocean Vuong
On earth we're briefly gorgeous : a novel / Ocean Vuong
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Children of prostitutes
Discrimination
Families
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LGBTQIA+ (Fiction)
Literature
Mothers and sons
Single mothers
Vietnamese Americans