‘Pung is one of the best young writers in Australia. Her Father's Daughter is an exhilarating journey. Take it.’ —Walkley Magazine
‘A tender, sophisticated sequel to Unpolished Gem, told with humour, compassion, finesse and powerful imagery.’ —Wet Ink
‘Pung has an extraordinary story to tell and the finesse to bring it, most movingly to the page.’ —The Monthly
‘A beautiful exploration of father-daughter relationships.’ —Vogue
‘Remarkably tender and thoughtful.’ —Sunday Age
Love; Poverty; Belonging; Survival; Suffering; Independence
Set in Melbourne, China and Cambodia, Her Father's Daughter captures a father-daughter relationship in a moving and astonishingly powerful way. For background information about the Cambodian migrant experience and other articles and resources, visit Alice Pung's website.
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Alice Pung in conversation with Nick Feik.