Paco's Story by Larry Heinemann

This novel follows the life of Paco Sullivan, the lone survivor of a Vietnam war massacre, as he struggles to reintegrate into civilian life. Haunted by the ghosts of his fallen comrades and burdened by survivor's guilt, Paco grapples with the physical and psychological scars of war while working as a dishwasher in a small Texas town. The narrative explores the harsh realities of post-war trauma and the societal neglect of veterans.

The 10448th greatest book of all time


Published
1986
Nationality
American
Type
Fiction
Pages
223
Words
62,000
Original Language
English

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