Being released under the title of "A Phở Love Story", the book is a romantic comedy about two Vietnamese-American teenagers who fall in love. However, their relationship involves many challenges, largely relating to their respective families’ age-old feud about their rival Pho restaurants.
The story will serve to introduce Vietnamese food culture to readers across the world.
Author Loan Le is an editor at Simon & Schuster’s Atria Books who holds an MFA in fiction writing from Fairfield University’s low-residency programme.
Her notable achievements include winning a Pushcart Prize, whilst her short stories have appeared in numerous American newspapers, such as CRAFT Literary, Mud Season Review, and Angel City Review.