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BY Katie Wurtzel

September 23 2013 5:00 AM ET

33 Life Lessons at 33 by Todd Nguyen (Balboa Press)

The day after his 33rd birthday, Todd Nguyen wrote down some notes to reassure himself of who he was. Those notes turned into the tale of a refugee child from Vietnam growing up — and coming out — in the United States. The resulting memoir, 33 Life Lessons at 33, reminds readers that we have all experienced the kind of happiness and struggles Nguyen documents in our own ways.

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