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The song poet : a memoir of my father / Kao Kalia Yang.

Available copies

  • 3 of 3 copies available at LARL/NWRL Consortium.
  • 3 of 3 copies available at Lake Agassiz Regional Library. (Show preferred library)

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0 current holds with 3 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Detroit Lakes Public Library CD TALKING BOOK 921 YAN (Text) 33500012770749 Main Available -
Fosston Public Library CD TALKING BOOK 921 YAN (Text) 33500012395265 Main Available -
Moorhead Public Library CD TALKING BOOK 921 YAN (Text) 33500012395273 Main Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781681681627
  • ISBN: 1681681625
  • Physical Description: 7 sound discs (8 hr.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Unabridged.
  • Publisher: Prince Frederick, MD : HighBridge, a division of Recorded Books, p2016.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Title from container.
Compact disc.
In container (17 cm.).
Participant or Performer Note:
Read by the author.
Summary, etc.:
From the author of The Latehomecomer, a powerful memoir of her father, a Hmong song poet who sacrificed his gift for his children's future in America.
Author Notes

Kao Kalia Yang is the author of The Latehomecomer, which was a finalist for the PEN/John Kenneth Galbraith Award and the Asian American Literary Award, and received the 2009 Minnesota Book Award. Kao, who has taught at Columbia University and Concordia University-St. Paul, among other places, lives in Minnesota.

Subject: Yang, Bee, 1958-
Hmong Americans > Minnesota > Biography.
Singers > Minnesota > Biography.
Hmong poetry > Minnesota.
Songs, Hmong > Minnesota.
Refugees > Minnesota > Biography.
Yang, Kao Kalia, 1980- > Family.
Fathers and daughters > Minnesota.
Hmong (Asian people) > Social life and customs.
Hmong (Asian people) > Laos > Biography.
Genre: Audiobooks.

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