The Latehomecomer

The Latehomecomer

A Hmong Family Memoir

by Kao Kalia Yang

Published by: Coffee House Press

Imprint: Coffee House Press

312 Pages, 6.00 x 9.00 in

  • Paperback
  • 9781566894784
  • Published: April 2017


An NEA Big Read Selection

“This is the best account of the Hmong experience I’ve ever read—powerful, heartbreaking, and unforgettable.”—Anne Fadiman, author of The Spirit Catches You and You Fall Down

“A narrative packed with the stuff of life.” —Entertainment Weekly

Kao Kalia Yang is the author of The Song Poet and The Latehomecomer, which was a finalist for the PEN/John Kenneth Galbraith Award and the Asian American Literary Award, and received the 2009 Minnesota Book Award.