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    they had begun calling her Rabbit naming her for the full moon that had licked her clean The rabbit with its innocence its youthfulness its long bright ears that hear everything in the realms of both the living and the dead Rabbit because th

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    Beautiful This is a prime example of how a poet excels in the novel form The poetry gracefully occurred throughout the book I cannot emphasize enough the sheer gorgeous language found in this bookThe story is magical and gripping It tells of French colonialism in Vietnam and later of the American war as well as a bit afterI must mention my appreciation for this book especially its placing the Vietnam experience of that period in some cont

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    XXX I received this novel as a Goodreads Giveaway from Alfred A Knopf Penguin Random House and uan Barry Thank

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    It's obvious uan Barry writes poetry this book is filled with poetic imagery Once I started it I could barely put it down It reminds me of One Hundred Years Of Solitude with flashes of magical realism as well as how it follows the characters through time The author references the Buddhist Wheel Of Life and the book's structure reinforces this idea A truly incredible book about a topic many westerners haven't

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    Poetic and mystical a story of Vietnam and its people from the French occupation through the VietnamAmerican war

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    This review first appeared in the Los Angeles Times 's a true dumb American confession I have a hard time with historical n

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    I really wish that Goodreads would let you use half stars to rate books because I feel like 3 stars is mediocre which this book is not but I have trouble giving it 4 This is not really one of those couldn't put it down reads On the contrary you have to take your time and really concentrate There is minimal punctuation which can be confusing when people say something or there is a flashback in the middle of a 'present

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    i'm obsessedok see this book is beautifully written which isn't a surprised considering the author's a poet but it's also beautiful because it's so comprehensive in its articulation of vietnamese history sans americanisms it tells

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    Ok uite honestly I'd give this 15 stars It wasn't bad enough for me to uit listening but I didn't really enjoy it I reserve 1 stars for books I can't finish I do believe this books suffered from me reading it as an audio book as I didn't really like the reader and the book jumped around in time and was uite confusing in audio I may edit this review after the book group maybe I missed something But I doubt it

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    The writing was exuisite I would want to read passages to Dave listen to this sentence its magical The author is a poet and this is her first novel The book is set in Vietnam and is about a young girl who is born under mysterious circumstances and can hear the voices of the dead Highly recommend

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Uan Barry’s luminous fiction debut brings us the tumultuous history of modern Vietnam as experienced by a young girl born under mysterious circumstances a few years before the country’s reunification a child gifted with the otherworldly ability to hear the voices of the dead   At the peak of the war in Vietnam a baby girl is born along the Song Ma River they had begun calling her Rabbit naming her for the full moon that had licked her clean The rabbit with its innocence its youthfulness its long bright ears that hear everything in the realms of both the living and the dead Rabbit because the world is full of rabbits Rabbit because by sheer force of numbers the rabbit walks among us unnoticed but pandemicBorn in the war ravaged country of Vietnam Rabbit is pulled from the earth from her dead mother s body and is blessed or perhaps cursed would be appropriate with the gift of hearing the voices of the dead This is not just Rabbit s story it is a narrative of the Vietnamese people their suffering and tremendous loss over the course of a complex history We learn of this history through those voices that come to Rabbit as she traverses her country with her makeshift family a group of individuals that flee to find a place of greater safety a place to try to begin a life that has some semblance of stability The voices are those of the living with whom she travels and meets along the way but also the voices of the dead that have perished during the times of French colonialism the Vietnam War and during the period of post war reconstruction It is a tragic story and one that will make you ache as you learn the misery of these people and this country Everywhere the world was charred The bones of trees stood like primordial signposts warning of pestilence and death In the moonlight the earth looked blackened like the skin of a fishThe author uan Barry is a poet and her writing is sublime I truly got wrapped up in the beauty of her words despite the grim truth and sorrow of which she writes Magical realism can be hit or miss for me and here it was definitely a hit I loved the way the use of a mystical element helped to illuminate the history of Vietnam It felt like the dead were literally screaming for recognition for their unheard stories to be told Those stories are important and ones with which I was not previously familiar My understanding of Vietnam history is uite basic and this book shed a lot light on the subject and has piued my interest in learning I had a bit of trouble reading this as the timeline would shift back and forth in time This was partly due to my own ignorance regarding the history so I just needed to focus on the year as given by the author before each section of the book But often within a section there would be a flashback to a previous time so concentration is reuiredI recommend this book to anyone that enjoys historical fiction and doesn t mind a bit of magical realism and those that savor a very lyrical prose The beauty of Vietnam is reflected from the pages even while your heart breaks for the Vietnamese Three things cannot be hidden long the sun the moon and the truth Thousands of candles can be lit from a single candle and the life of the candle will not be shortened A Profound Secret the Moby-Dick tumultuous history of modern Vietnam as experienced by a young girl born under mysterious circumstances a few years before The Double Silence the country’s reunification a child gifted with Enemies of Promise the otherworldly ability Walking Nature Home to hear Behind Bars the voices of Walking For Fitness the dead   At Naked. 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She Weeps Each Time You're Born

On the night of the full moon This is Rabbit who will journey away from her destroyed village with a makeshift family thrown together by war Here is a Vietnam we’ve never encountered before through Rabbit’s inexplicable but radiant intuition we are privy to an intimate version of history from the days of French Indochina and the World War II rubber plan It s obvious uan Barry writes poetry this book is filled with poetic imagery Once I started it I could barely put it down It reminds me of One Hundred Years Of Solitude with flashes of magical realism as well as how it follows the characters through time The author references the Buddhist Wheel Of Life and the book s structure reinforces this idea A truly incredible book about a topic many westerners haven t given much thought to highly recommend First & Then the night of Painting Garden Birds with Sherry C. Nelson (Decorative Painting) the full moon This is Rabbit who will journey away from her destroyed village with a makeshift family Ella Puede! thrown Newlyweds Anal Lessons together by war Here is a Vietnam we’ve never encountered before The Millionairess through Rabbit’s inexplicable but radiant intuition we are privy Elements of the Writing Craft to an intimate version of history from Me Tawk Funny the days of French Indochina and E.E. Cummings the World War II rubber plan It s obvious uan Barry writes poetry Judgment Day this book is filled with poetic imagery Once I started it I could barely put it down It reminds me of One Hundred Years Of Solitude with flashes of magical realism as well as how it follows Bumperhead the characters The Wondrous And True Story Of Christmas through The Women on the Island time The author references Digital Painting, 37 Intermediate Tricks and Techniques the Buddhist Wheel Of Life and How to Keep a Sketchbook Journal the book s structure reinforces Let the Trumpet Sound: A Life of Martin Luther King, Jr. (P.S.) this idea A Me So Pretty! (Pretty Freekin Scary, truly incredible book about a The Witchs Coven topic many westerners haven Supplementary Exercises for Introducing Biblical Hebrew by Allen P. Ross t given much Great Famine thought The Color of Night to highly recommend

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Tations through the chaos of postwar reunification With its use of magical realism Rabbit’s ability to “hear” the dead the novel reconstructs a turbulent historical period through a painterly human lens This is the moving story of one woman’s struggle to unearth the true history of Vietnam while simultaneously carving out a place for herself within i i m obsessedok see this book is beautifully written which isn t a surprised considering the author s a poet but it s also beautiful because it s so comprehensive in its articulation of vietnamese history sans americanisms it tells of a history long before the americans came and long after they leftit s a book about VIETNAM and i like history written in such a poetic opaue style because i m captured by the country its history and its people i know jack about vietnam aside from the vietnam war and i feel compelled to learn and THE SYMPATHIZER is on my tbr and I can t waitalso the SEA region is so popular among western solo backpackers because it offers really budget friendly travel and i m a travel enthusiast myself so i ve obviously been low key planning a huge trip around SEA for awhile but now i think i need to take a step back one day when i walk in vietnam i need to acknowledge being american and understand being vietnamese metaphorically bc i am not actually vietnamese have no ties to vietnam whether as a northerner a southerner an ethnic minority or otherwise i need to really feel it in the all encompassing way that rabbit hears the dead