Search - List of Books by Andrew X. Pham
Pham graduated from UCLA as an engineer but later gave up his high-paying job to bicycle through all the western states, part of Japan and finally, most of Vietnam in a whirl-wind bike adventure tour. He lives in San Jose and is the author of Catfish and Mandala: A Two-Wheeled Voyage Through the Landscape and Memory of Vietnam (1999). Catfish and Mandala was the winner of the 1999 Kiriyama Pacific Rim Book Prize.
Total Books: 8
Notable awards include the Kiriyama Prize, Whiting Writer Award, QPB Nonfiction Prize, Quality Paperback Book Prize, Guardian Shortlist Finalist, New York Times Notable Book of the Year, a Barnes & Noble Discovery Book, a Border’s Original Voices Selection, Oregon Literature Prize, John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation 2009 Fellowship for nonfiction.