Review of “Ru” by Kim Thúy.

My review of Kim Thúy’s beautiful short novel Ru is now live over at Ploughshares. A sample to give you a feel for the book: Much of Ru, Kim Thúy’s first novel, is autobiographical. An émigré from Vietnam who now lives in Montreal, Thúy writes in French, translated here by Sheila Fischman. Composed of short, dreamlike […]