Vietnamese writer who’s known specifically for her 2003 work, The Reserve of Salt. She released a second book, Bitter in the Mouth area, this year 2010. She graduated from Yale School in 1990 using a level in British. She gained the 2004 Pencil/Robert W. Bingham Award for The Reserve of Sodium. She was created in Saigon, Vietnam. When she was six years of age, she still left Vietnam being a battle refugee and resolved in Houston, Tx. She later resided in NEW YORK. She and Robert Stern both graduated from Yale School.