Bacon on the Bookshelf

Savory picks for the free range reader

April 7, 2016
by jenniferpuryear

An Immigrant Tale (Ru, by Kim Thuy)

Book Title: Ru

Regular Bacon contributor Martha Ivester has singlehandedly brought traffic to a standstill all over town.  We love her anyhow!  She’s 9 months into her new job tearing up streets to build out Google Fiber in Nashville (as City Manager for Google).  She’s also an immigrant, born and raised in Canada.  She moved to the United States from Hong Kong in her 30s and became a …

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