The book of salt

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RB Large Print, 2003 - Americans - 371 pages
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In deciding if he should accompany his employers to America, stay in France, or go back to his native Vietnam, Binh recalls his life in Vietnam, the jobs he's held since leaving there, and the people it has helped him meet.

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User Review  - ChazziFrazz - LibraryThing

When I picked up this book it was on the premise that it focused on Gertrude Stein and Alice B. Toklas during their time living in France. It was through the eyes of their Vietnamese cook, Binh. I ... Read full review

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User Review  - Berly - LibraryThing

This book is beautifully written, lyrical. It has Paris, Gertrude Stein and Alice Toklas as seen through the eyes of their Vietnamese cook. I should have loved it! Alas, no. Truth be told, I am 150 ... Read full review


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