When three-month-old Lia Lee Arrived at the county hospital emergency room in Merced, California, a chain of events was set in motion from which neither she nor her parents nor her doctors would ever recover.
Lia's parents, Foua and Nao Kao, were part of a large Hmong community in... read more
2. Fish Soup
3. The Spirit Catches You and You Fall Down
4. Do Doctors Eat Brains?
5. Take as Directed
6. High-Velocity Transcortical Lead Therapy
7. Government Property
8. Foua and Nao Kao
9. A Little Medicine and a Little Neeb
11. The Big One
13. Code X
14. The Melting Pot
15. Gold and Dross
16. Why Did They Pick Merced?
17. The Eight Questions
18. The Life of the Soul
19. The Sacrifice
Note on Hmong Orthography, Pronunciation, and Quotations
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