Erin Graffy de Garcia reviewed Catching Shrimp with Bare Hands in her “State Street Spin” column in the Montecito Journal. Here are some excerpts:
“…an exquisitely researched and finely tuned memoir…”
“Michelle has an uncanny gift for seeing the world right through the eyes of a bright kid….Her narrative never tries to ‘sound’ like a child, she simply is the kid.”
“…a tender but realistic look at life in the Mekong Delta during the Vietnam War and communist conquest…”
Read the rest of the article online in the June 18-25 issue on page 30.