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Biography & Autobiography Cultural Heritage

Three Funerals for My Father

Love, Loss and Escape from Vietnam

by (author) Jolie Phuong Hoang

Tidewater Press
Initial publish date
Oct 2021
Cultural Heritage, Vietnam War, Death, Grief, Bereavement
Recommended Age
16 to 18
Recommended Grade
11 to 12
  • Paperback / softback

    Publish Date
    Oct 2021
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About the author

As a teenager, Jolie P. Hoang escaped from Vietnam with her siblings. Arriving in Canada in 1984, she finished high school and trained in mathematics, all the while retaining her love of writing. Her work has been recognized by the North Street Book Prize (Winner, Literary Fiction, 2020), the San Francisco Book Festival (Honourable Mention, 2020) and the Surrey International Writers Festival (Finalist, 2020). A college professor of mathematics, Jolie lives with her daughters in Fonthill, Ontario.

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  • Short-listed, Hamilton Literary Awards