The story is about Nick, a young man who travels to Hanoi from Saigon by himself. The intention is to meet some old friends. The book is about his experiences. Interestingly, the focus is not on the place itself but on the people he meets and the influence which they have on him throughout the journey.
Singapore has brought some great literature into the world arena. Many of these books have won international awards as well and have been declared best sellers. So, this time you feel like a having a good read, try some books from Singapore..
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