The Other Side of Heaven

Trade Paper – $19.95

ISBN 978-1-880684-31-3
Publication Date
September 1995
Page Count
412 pages
Trim Size
6 x 9

The Other Side of Heaven

Post-War Fiction by Vietnamese and American Writers

These stories represent the "second wave" of fiction--works about the aftermath of the Vietnam conflict as it moved into both countries, touching and forever changing not only the veterans, but also their families and their societies. Contributors include John Edgar Wideman, Larry Brown, Robert Olen Butler, Philip Caputo, Bobbie Ann Mason, Ngo Tu Lap, Tim O'Brien, and others.
About the Author

Wayne Karlin has been called by Tim O'Brien "one of the most gifted writers to emerge from the Vietnam War." He received an Excellence in the Arts Award from the Vietnam Veterans of America for his complete work in 2005. He lives in Maryland, where he teaches at the College of Southern Maryland.