Title Profile & Character Information

Tree of Smoke

Annotation
From the author of "Jesus Son," a long-awaited tale of two American families swept up in the secrets and lies of the Vietnam war. Chris Offutt writes ""Tree of Smoke" is a masterpiece."

Awards
2007  National Book Awards
2008  Pacific Northwest Bookseller Awards
2007  Publishers Weekly Best Books of the Year
2008  Audie Award
2007  Library Journal Best Books of the Year
2007  New York Times Editors' Choice
2007  New York Times Notable Books of the Year

Characters
NameSands, Skip
GenderMale

NameSands, Francis X.
GenderMale
OccupationCIA agent
TraitWar veteran

NameJones, Kathy
GenderFemale
OccupationNurse
TraitsWidow
Canadian

GenreFiction
Spy
War
Historical
TopicsVietnam War
Uncles
Central Intelligence Agency
Widows
Nurses
Spies
Double agents
SettingPhilippines