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Thúy, Kim

Overview
Works: 99 works in 308 publications in 19 languages and 2,567 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Domestic fiction  History  Romance fiction  Historical fiction  Detective and mystery fiction  Western stories  Bildungsromans  Fictional autobiographies  Novels 
Roles: Author, Translator, Narrator, Performer
Classifications: PS3554.A29, 813.54
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Ru : a novel by Kim Thúy( Book )

67 editions published between 2009 and 2015 in 15 languages and held by 748 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La quatrième de couverture indique: "Ru est le récit d'une réfugiée vietnamienne, une boat people dont les souvenirs deviennent prétextes tantôt à l'amusement, tantôt au recueillement, oscillant entre le tragique et le comique, entre Saigon et Granby, entre le prosaïque et le spirituel, entre les fausses morts et la vraie vie."
Mãn by Kim Thúy( Book )

31 editions published between 2013 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mãn has three mothers: the one who gives birth to her in wartime, the nun who plucks her from a vegetable garden, and her beloved Maman, who becomes a spy to survive. Seeking security for her grown daughter, Maman finds Mãn a husband - a lonely Vietnamese restaurateur who lives in Montreal. Thrown into a new world, Mãn discovers her natural talent as a chef. Gracefully she practices her art, with food as her medium. She creates dishes that are much more than sustenance for the body: they evoke memory and emotion, time and place, and even bring her customers to tears. Mãn is a myst
Vi by Kim Thúy( Book )

17 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in French and Swedish and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Au temps de l'Indochine, le domaine de la famille Lê Van An englobe d'immenses terres et une vaste demeure où s'affairent près de trente domestiques. C'est là que naît le père de Vi, avec le destin d'un prince comblé que l'histoire va déchoir de son royaume. Dans l'ombre dévolue aux femmes, son épouse dirige d'une main de fer l'exploitation fragilisée par les réformes, puis la guerre. Lorsque Vi voit le jour, le dix-septième parallèle sépare déjà le Nord du Sud. La réunification et la chasse aux possédants l'obligent à fuir son pays sur un bateau de fortune. En quittant Saigon pour Montréal, celle dont le prénom signifie "minuscule" et "précieuse" devra apprendre à apprivoiser la grande vie et ses tumultes. Et à saisir les hasards qui lui ouvriront à nouveau, un jour, les portes du pays natal
Chuyện bá̂t ngờ by Barbara Delinsky( Book )

1 edition published in 2004 in Vietnamese and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Grandir pauvre( Visual )

2 editions published in 2011 in French and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La pauvreté n'a pas d'âge. On peut la croiser très tôt, lorsqu'on est enfant, parce que nos parents sont pauvres. Mais, il y a aussi les aînés pauvres, sans aucune chance de se refaire. Et, enfin, les immigrants pauvres. La pauvreté n'a donc, ni âge, ni frontières... Dans cet épisode, Pierre se démène pour aller chercher le supplément de revenu de 200 $ auquel il a droit comme assisté social. Il fait appel à un ancien ami qui dirige une entreprise de sondage et obtient un emploi temporaire d'interviewer, au bas de l'échelle. Quant à Emmanuelle, elle donne de son temps dans une soupe populaire qui aide beaucoup d'immigrants à faire la transition dans leur nouveau pays d'accueil
Đời vã̂n đáng só̂ng by Barbara Taylor Bradford( Book )

3 editions published between 2000 and 2005 in Vietnamese and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A New York woman's perfect life comes crashing down when her husband and children are murdered in a car jacking. The novel chronicles her recovery from bouts of depression and thoughts of suicide by starting a business of her own and finding a man
Une grande entrevue avec Kim Thuy( Visual )

2 editions published in 2016 in French and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kim Thuy est un phénomène. Elle écrit des histoires qui nous touchent. Elle perce l’écran quand on la voit à a télé. On reconnaît son sourire quand on l’entend à la radio. Un phénomène. Mais Kim, c’est aussi l’histoire d’une réfugiée. Qui s’est adaptée à notre coin du monde, notre climat, notre culture. À Second Regard, Kim Thuy parle des réfugiés qui arrivent chez nous. Qui ont peur de tout quand ils débarquent. Elle raconte comment et combien les Québécois ont su l’accueillir. Ça, on n’en parle pas souvent. Émission du 11 décembre 2016
Innocent blood by P. D James( Book )

2 editions published in 2005 in Vietnamese and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At 18, Philippa Palfrey, the confident adopted daughter of a celebrated academic, exercises her right to learn the names of her real parents. What she discovers is a terrible secret that will change her life forever
Prospect Street by Emilie Richards( Book )

1 edition published in 2005 in Vietnamese and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Moving into her family's dilapidated Georgetown row house with her two children to start a new life, Faith Bronson begins to restore the house to it's former glory and unexpectedly uncovers dark secrets that unlock the mysteries of her family's past. Reprint
Ru by Kim Thúy( Recording )

11 editions published between 2009 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vignettes describe a journey from a palatial residence in Saigon to a crowded and muddy Malaysian refugee camp, and onward to a new life in Quebec. There, the young girl feels the embrace of a new community, and revels in the chance to be part of the American Dream. As an adult, a mother of two sons, she must learn to shape her love around the younger boy's autism
Nghệ thuật cá̆t & bới tóc = Hair style guide by Kim Thúy( Book )

1 edition published in 2005 in Vietnamese and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

À toi by Kim Thúy( Book )

6 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in French and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ils se sont rencontrés un soir, dans un hôtel de Monaco. Au petit déjeuner, ils se sont racontés. Et puis elle est repartie à Montréal, et il a regagné Ramallah. Ce livre est la suite de leur conversation. À toi est composé de récits croisés nés d'un coup de foudre littéraire entre un auteur franco-slovaco-suisse et une auteure québécoise d'origine vietnamienne. Ce dialogue du féminin et du masculin est une invitation au lecteur à partager cet univers intime. On y retrouve le charme poétique qui a passionné les milliers de lecteurs de Ru. Écrits au rythme lent de la mémoire ou au souffle syncopé d'un monde changeant, ces textes racontent les préoccupations du présent, universelles ou personnelles. Attentifs à la sensualité des détails, leurs récits se font écho, s'amplifient, se complètent et vibrent, dans une complicité rare. Leurs mots traversent un océan et six fuseaux horaires, passent par-dessus les murs, les frontières et les différences culturelles, pour dire la beauté du monde et la fragilité de la vie
This Calder range by Janet Dailey( Book )

1 edition published in 2006 in Vietnamese and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chase Benteen Calder was bound to wrest a fortune from Montana land, where the whisper of riches swept across a sea of buffalo grass. With Lorna at his side, a woman who took the tough ways of the land as her destiny, he would breathe life into his dream. Through the treacherous Texas prairie, the perils of Indian country, and a bustling Dodge City, they forged their way to Montana. With Calder strength, they would harvest their fortune from the rich earth, on the sprawling plains of This Calder Range
Tiếng nói của con tim by Danielle Steel( Book )

1 edition published in 2009 in Vietnamese and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Unexpected blessings by Barbara Taylor Bradford( Book )

2 editions published in 2006 in Vietnamese and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A novel of family secrets, dangerous promises, and the unshakeable bond between sisters
Come home forever by Jan McDaniel( Book )

1 edition published in 2005 in Vietnamese and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Notorious : a novel by Janet Dailey( Book )

1 edition published in 2001 in Vietnamese and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Nevada, out-of-work rodeo cowboy Kincade rescues the pretty owner of Spur Ranch from a stampede. She is Eden, famous in the area for having killed a man. Eden hires Kincade and together they face the dead man's brother, a rancher trying to put her out of business
Âm vang ngày cũ by Danielle Steel( Book )

1 edition published in 2007 in Vietnamese and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Die vielen Namen der Liebe : Roman by Kim Thúy( Book )

3 editions published in 2017 in German and French and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Legacy : a novel by Danielle Steel( Book )

2 editions published in 2014 in Vietnamese and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This compelling, centuries spanning novel brilliantly interweaves the lives of two women, a writer working in the heart of modern academia and a daring young Sioux Indian on an incredible journey in the eighteenth century. The result is an unforgettable story of courage in the face of the unknown
 
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Audience level: 0.46 (from 0.08 for Notorious ... to 0.94 for Die vielen ...)

Ru : a novel
Alternative Names
Kim Thúy.

Kim, Thúy 1968-

Kim Thúy Canadees schrijfster

Kim Thúy Canadian writer

Kim Thúy canadisk skribent

Kim Thúy escritora canadiense

Kim Thúy kanadensisk författare

Kim Thúy kanadische Rechtsanwältin und Autorin

Kim Thúy kanadisk skribent

Li, Kim Tui

Li, Kim Tuj

Ly, Kim Thúy

Thúy, Kim

Tui, Kim

Tui Li, Kim

Tuj Li, Kim

کیم توی نویسنده کانادایی

チュイ, キム

金·圖

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