The Boat (Google eBook)
The seven stories in Nam Le's masterful collection The Boat take us across the globe, from the slums of Colombia to Iowa City; from the streets of Tehran to a foundering vessel in the South China Sea. They guide us to the heart of what it means to be human — and herald the arrival of a remarkable new writer.
From the Trade Paperback edition.
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Review: The BoatUser Review - Chad Patton - Goodreads
Nam Le is a great writer - or rather, he understands the beauty trapped within the written word. Unfortunately, I found his stories tedious and unsympathetic. It seems that Le believes a story can get ... Read full review
Review: The BoatUser Review - Mitchell - Goodreads
It's well-known in the writing and publishing industry that the reading public is far more interested in buying novels than short story collections. When I worked in a bookstore in 2011, Nam Le's The ... Read full review