The Song Poet: A Memoir of My Father by Kao Kalia Yang

The Song Poet: A Memoir of My Father

Kao Kalia Yang

nonfiction biography history memoir emotional reflective slow-paced

288 pages | first published 2016

Description

From the author of The Latehomecomer, a powerful memoir of her father, a Hmong song poet who sacrificed his gift for his children's future in AmericaIn the Hmong tradition, the song poet recounts the story of his people, their history and tragedie...
Browse similar books...

Plus

Content Warnings

Submitted by users as part of their reviews

Expand filter menu View summary

See all...

Community Reviews

summary of 58 ratings (see reviews)

Moods

emotional 100%
inspiring 100%
reflective 100%
sad 100%
challenging 50%
dark 50%
hopeful 50%

Pace

medium 100%

Average rating

4.53