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Ing women His latest victim is Hanh a poor rural girl living in Hanoi who dreams to escaping the inevitability of an impoverished future and for whom Alexander’s arrival seems like the answer to a prayer Neither of them has ever met Phuc a Vietnamese businessman who. A decent storyline that will be even better read in location Set in Vietnam it is evocative of the country whether strolling around Hoan Kiem Lake in Hanoi with Alexander and Hanh or negotiating the bustling and roaring traffic of downtown Saigon rushing through Cholon or navigating the suare around Notre Dame Basilica This is the 1980s when guns were still commonplace on the streets lawlessness still affected thousands upon thousands women were struggling to find their place under the new regime and when everyone was coming to terms with the legacy of the war Yet the book also has a tremendous resonance for Vietnam nowThis is the story of three people and how their lives intertwine Phuc Hanh and Alexander all share a future that twists and turns like the alleyways of the Old uarter in HanoiThe idea for the novel came to the author when she was on a flight between Singapore and Ho Chi Minh City in 2007 when she sat next a man who sold Asian bridesThe two locations of Hanoi and Saigon are really well drawn sufficiently for readers to lose themselves in the descriptions of the frantic metropoles balanced by uiet rural scenes The title therefore feels a little misleading as The Herder operates partly out of Hanoi and Cheung Hu out of Saigon Two cities over 1000km apart wonderfully depicted

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The Trader of SaigonBacked the wrong side in the war and is now unable to pay his financial and political debts to the Party But his struggles are about to change both their livesThis fascinating tale of redemption and salvation in a post war society is a thrilling and explosive debut nov. 11th July 2013Recieved signed copy of this book this morning as part of a Goodreads giveaway currently reading another giveaway book will get to this ASAP to read and reviewThank you for the opportunity to read this book

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The Trader of Saigon Free download ´ PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB free Ì In the chaos and corruption of post civil war Vietnam three seemingly unconnected lives are brought together in greed fear and hopeAs a US Army deserter Alexander is a man without country; stuck in a life he no longer controls and embroiled in tIn the chaos and corruption of post civil war Vietnam three seemingly unconnected lives are brought together in greed fear and hopeAs a US Army deserter Alexander is a man without country; stuck in a life he no longer controls and embroiled in the dark business of trad. This was a 45 star read for me Lucy has a beautiful writing style I love her descriptions and the way the story flows I don't do spoilers but I will give you a brief rundown of this one A man gets into trouble with some dangerous folks His daughter's life hangs in the balance and he must find a solution Also there is human trafficking involved Along with all the players involved in that particular trade I enjoyed this one Nicely done Lucy