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Crickets and Letters From my Father by Robert Olen Butler
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Crickets

In this narrative we have a family of Vietnamese people living in America.
Well, the parents are still speaking the language and have kept their roots and tradition.
The son is American.

Maybe not 100%, but close to that figure.
He speaks no Vietnamese and his English is the one specific to the South, where he lives:

- See y'all

During a period when the son is bored, the father offers the alternative of playing a game fr
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“I’ll never stop believing it: Robert Olen Butler is the best living American writer, period.”
– Jeff Guinn, Fort Worth Star-Telegram


Robert Olen Butler has published sixteen novels—The Alleys of Eden, Sun Dogs, Countrymen of Bones, On Distant Ground, Wabash, The Deuce, They Whisper, The Deep Green Sea, Mr. Spaceman, Fair Warning, Hell, A Small Hotel, The Hot Country, The Star of Istanbul, The Empir
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