Susan Choi: A Person of Interest

Tuesday, January 08, 2008

Check out an article down at the on Asian American author Susan Choi and her new book A Person if Interest about an Asian math teacher accused of killing rival scientists with mail bombs - sounds cool:

The novel has been described as a fusion of the Unabomber and Wen Ho Lee investigations. Choi was a Pulitzer Prize finalist for American Woman (2003), a novel based on the 1974 kidnapping of heiress Patty Hearst by the Symbionese Liberation Army. The novel’s central character, Jenny Shimada, is based on the real-life Japanese-American radical, Wendy Yoshimura.