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RTE Guide

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The Committed: a book review

Elissa Greenwald reviews The Committed for New York Journal of Books. History repeats itself, “first as tragedy, then as farce,” according to Marx. Viet…(read more)

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Book Review – The Committed

G. Robert Frazier reviews Viet Thanh Nguyen’s The Committed for BookPage. The much-anticipated sequel to Viet Thanh Nguyen’s 2016 Pulitzer Prize-winning novel, The Sympathizer, The Committed invites…(read more)

His Debut Novel Won the Pulitzer. Now It Has an Action-Packed Sequel.

Junot Díaz reviews The Committed for The New York Times. What the immigrant, the ghost, the spy and the war have in common is…(read more)

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Daily Mail Reviews: The Committed

Sara Lawrence reviews The Committed for Daily Mail. This is a sequel to the Vietnamese-American author’s Pulitzer Prize-winning 2015 novel The Sympathiser, but it…(read more)

The Committed does loneliness in a very Viet Thanh Nguyen way: Review

David Canfield reviews The Committed for Entertainment Weekly. For Viet Thanh Nguyen, the genre is the point. His debut novel, The Sympathizer, breathlessly weaved through…(read more)

Viet Thanh Nguyen’s sequel ‘The Committed’ is sharp, but ultimately less gripping than the Pulitzer-winning original

Michael Upchurch reviews The Committed for the Seattle Times. Few novels have catapulted their way into the American literary canon as quickly as Viet…(read more)

In ‘The Committed,’ Viet Thanh Nguyen continues his Pulitzer Prize-winning story

Ron Charles reviews The Committed for the Washington Post. In 2015, a professor at the University of Southern California published his first novel called…(read more)

Viet Thanh Nguyen Packs Plenty of Action and Outrage Into ‘The Committed’

Dwight Garner reviews The Committed for The New York Times. If I’m a boat person, thinks the narrator of Viet Thanh Nguyen’s “The Committed,” so…(read more)

How Viet Thanh Nguyen Turns Fiction Into Criticism

Jonathan Dee reviews The Committed for the New Yorker. “I wanted my fiction to be as critical as it was creative,” Viet Thanh Nguyen…(read more)

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Publisher Weekly: The Committed

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75 Books To Add To Your 2021 TBR List

Viet Thanh Nguyen’s The Committed is featured on Buzzfeed’s list of books to anticipate. Nguyen’s 2015 Pulitzer Prize–winning novel, The Sympathizer, was an immersive anonymous…(read more)

The 57 Most Anticipated Books Of 2021

Viet Thanh Nguyen’s The Committed is featured on this anticipated books list by Elle. As vaccine rollouts lent a glimmer of light to the…(read more)

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The 15 books we can’t wait to read in 2021

The Committed is recommended by Entertainment Weekly as an anticipated book for 2021. The Committed, by Viet Thanh Nguyen The sequel to Nguyen’s 2016…(read more)

10 Fiction Books To Look for in 2021

Viet Thanh Nguyen’s upcoming book, The Committed is featured in this list by Kirkus Review. We all know a new year is just a…(read more)

The 21 Most Anticipated Books of 2021

Time features The Committed in their list of anticipated books. Reasons to be excited about 2021 abound, and among them is a literary landscape…(read more)