Little Saigon

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  • Paperback
  • 432 pages
  • Little Saigon
  • T. Jefferson Parker
  • English
  • 16 February 2018
  • 0312915934

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Little Saigon In the aftermath of the war in Vietnam, thousands of desperate refugees fled the killing fields for new lives in Southern California But for those who settled in Little Saigon, the war never really ended The latest victim of the continuing struggle is Li Frye, a popular singer whose songs of hope and home have made her a heroine to her people Ripped from the stage by masked gunmen, she has vanished into the dark alleys of Little Saigon, where outsiders are met with suspicion and a stony silence as impenetrable as the steaming jungles of Vietnam.Local surfing legend turned reporter Chuck Frye knows what it means to be an outsider The black sheep of his wealthy family, Chuck is at home on a longboard than in a boardroom But Li is his sister in law, and he cannot sit back and let his family or the clueless police investigate the case alone What Chuck cannot know is that he stands upon the crest of a deadly wave, a swirling vortex of corruption and violence that reaches to the highest levels of the United States intelligence community And even as he comes closer to the truth, he draws nearer to a terrible secret that many would kill to keep. Read Little Saigon Author T. Jefferson Parker –

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10 thoughts on “Little Saigon

  1. Skip says:

    Pretty lame effort by TJP about a pair of brothers, one estranged from the family and the other a war hero, who lost his legs in Vietnam, but gained a wife active in a nationalistic effort to help refugees The wife is kidnapped, and the estranged brother works to solve the mystery Skip this one.

  2. Lois Blanco says:

    War is never really over and refugees can never go back sad but true no different in 2017 than when Parker wrote this book

  3. Dave Crawford says:

    I could not believe the miss spelled words and grammar errors plus punctuation errors.

  4. Lance Charnes says:

    Little Saigon is Parker s second published novel, and as such is stylistically muchlike Laguna Heat than the much later Charlie Hood series It s also the closest he came at least among the books of his I ve read to writing political intrigue rather than a straight ahead detective mystery.Parker s protagonist Charlie Frye is a fired newspaper reporter, a fading surfing champion, and something of a screwup When his golden boy brother s Vietnamese w...

  5. Terrie says:

    The mystery part was okay, but the book gets off to a really slow start I almost put it down , and is complicated by a few too many characters I liked the main character and his personal story of trying to fit in with his family and help his brother The story focuses on an older brother who s a Viet Nam vet and is continuing to try to help the Vietnamese immigrant...

  6. Larry says:

    This review has been hidden because it contains spoilers To view it, click here In the aftermath of the war in Vietnam, thousands of desperate refugees fled the killing fields for new lives in Southern California Bu...

  7. David Ward says:

    Little Saigon by T Jefferson Parker St Martin s Paperback 1989 Fiction Mystery Chuck Frye, surfing legend turned reporter, looks for his wife s sister, who has been kidnapped by local Vietnamese crime bosses and is being held somewhere in the Vietnamese barrio My rating 6.5 10, finished 2005.

  8. RJ Koch says:

    Liked it Just wish it had been an anti war book The Vietnam War was a bad war I lived thru it, from an American college student perspective, and actively protested against it Liked the characters and the writing As usual too many characters Late for work

  9. Cassandra. says:

    This was the first book I read by T Jefferson At the beginning of each summer, I always go in to a used book store and look for new authors I discovered this author and have read everything he has written Altho , I haven t liked therecent series as much as the previous novels.

  10. Aynge says:

    Really wanted to like this because I loved his Blue Red Black trilogy, but I was disappointed Didn t like Chuck Frye, the main character, and I honestly saw what was coming That rarely happens to me The end was unsatisfying as well.