2017 National Book Award Longlist, Fiction

Charmaine Craig

Miss Burma, by Charmaine Craig
Miss Burma
(Grove Press / Grove Atlantic)


ISBN: 9780802126450


ABOUT THE BOOK (FROM THE PUBLISHER)

Based of the lives of the author’s mother and grandparents, Miss Burma tells the story of modern-day Burma through the eyes of one family struggling to find love, justice, and meaning during a time of war and political repression.


About the Author

Charmaine Craig’s first novel, The Good Men, was a national bestseller translated into six languages. Craig is a faculty member in the Department of Creative Writing at UC Riverside and the descendant of significant figures in Burma’s modern history. A former actor in film and television, she studied literature at Harvard University and lives in Los Angeles with her husband and daughters.


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- WEBSITE: charmainecraig.com

- FACEBOOK: facebook.com/charmainecraigauthor


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