The Sympathizer

By Viet Thanh Nguyen
  • Fiction
  • Historical fiction
  • Relationship
  • Thriller

The story of a young man with mixed loyalties, a Vietnamese communist spy who has infiltrated the South Vietnamese Army and moved, after the fall of Saigon, to California. A blend between a spy novel, political thriller and an epic of love and betrayal, this novel captures the emotions of torn allegiances in the turmoil in both America and Vietnam in the years after the Vietnam War.

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