Goodbye, Vitamin

Goodbye, Vitamin

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Named a Best Book of the Year by NPR, O, The Oprah Magazine, Vogue, San Francisco Chronicle, Esquire, Huffington Post, Nylon, Entertainment Weekly, Buzzfeed, Booklist, and The Independent

Winner of the California Book Award for First Fiction

Los Angeles Times Book Prize Finalist for First Fiction

"A quietly brilliant disquisition . . . told in prose that is so startling in its spare beauty that I found myself thinking about Khong's turns of phrase for days after I finished… (more)

Interviews  


Here in America, the young-man-coming-of-age novel is very well represented, but the female version of that is less so

Rachel Khong is a writer and editor for the late magazine Lucky Peach. Goodbye, Vitamin is her first novel.

Editorial reviews (4 reviews)


In fact, the entire narrative is imbued with a sitcom gloss that ultimately numbs the reader to the emotional crises that Ruth faces.

“Goodbye, Vitamin” is a quietly brilliant disquisition on family, relationships and adulthood, told in prose that is so startling in its spare beauty that I found myself thinking about Khong’s turns of phrase for days after I’d finished reading.

Throughout, Goodbye, Vitamin explores the contrast between the acute heartache of a romantic relationship’s end and the chronic heartache of losing a loved one to dementia.


Book Details  


Publisher: Henry Holt and Co. (July 11, 2017)

Collection: Henry Holt and Co.

Format: EPUB

Protection: DRM

Language: English


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