The Sympathizer by Viet Thanh Nguyen

A profound, startling, and beautifully crafted debut novel, The Sympathizer is the story of a man of two minds, someone whose political beliefs clash with his individual loyalties.

- Google

The 744th greatest fiction book of all time


This book is on the following lists:

  1. - 7th on A Premature Attempt at the 21st Century Canon (Vulture)
  2. - 25th on The 40 Best Novels of the 2010s (Paste Magazine)
  3. - Pulitzer Prize for Fiction (Pulitzer Prize)
  4. - 25 Books to Read Before you Die: 21st Century (Powell's Books)

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The Committed Audible Audiobook 88598 $19.08 2021
The Committed: A Novel Audible Audiobook 97 $30.58 2021
The Sympathizer: A Novel (Pulitzer Prize for Fiction) Kindle Edition 583 2015
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The Sympathizer Hardcover 31547 $19.20 $10.12 2015
The Sympathizer: A Novel (Pulitzer Prize for Fiction) Paperback 136 $6.37 $6.54 2016
The Sympathizer (Chinese Edition) Paperback 9516724 $13.00 2018
The Sympathizer (Thorndike Press Large Print Reviewers' Choice) Hardcover 2033912 $26.89 $25.00 2015