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Seven Years of Darkness

About the E-Books

Title Sub
A Novel
Author
You-jeong Jeong
Co-Author
-
Translator
Chi-Young Kim
Publisher
Penguin Random House Audio Publishing Group
Published Year
2020
Country
UNITED STATES
Classification

literature > Korean Literature > Korean Fiction > 21st century

Original Title
7년의 밤
Romanization of Original
7nyeonui bam
Original Language

Korean(한국어)

ISBN
9780593214343
Page
-
Series
OverDrive Listen Audiobook

About the Author

  • Jeong You Jeong
  • Birth : 1966 ~ -
  • Occupation : Novelist
  • First Name : You Jeong
  • Family Name : Jeong
  • Korean Name : 정유정
  • ISNI : 0000000044752010
  • Works : 35
About the Original Work
  • 7년의 밤
  • Author : Jeong You Jeong
  • Published Year : 2011
  • English Title : Seven Years of Darkness
More About the Original Work
Descriptions - 1 Languages
  • English(English)

"You-Jeong Jeong is a certified international phenomenon . . . Genuinely surprising and ultimately satisfying . . . Seven Years of Darkness [bolsters] the case for Jeong as one among the best at writing psychological suspense." —Los Angeles Times

NAMED A MOST ANTICIPATED BOOK OF SUMMER 2020 BY CRIMEREADS, BUSTLE, and AARP.org
 
The truth always rises to the surface...

When a young girl is found dead in Seryong Lake, a reservoir in a remote South Korean village, the police immediately begin their investigation. At the same time, three men—Yongje, the girl's father, and two security guards at the nearby dam, each of whom has something to hide about the night of her death—find themselves in an elaborate game of cat and mouse as they race to uncover what happened to her, without revealing their own closely guarded secrets.

After a final showdown at the dam results in a mass tragedy, one of the guards is convicted of murder and sent to prison. For seven years, his son, Sowon, lives in the shadow of his father's shocking and inexplicable crime; everywhere he goes, a seemingly concerted effort to reveal his identity as the reviled mass murderer's son follows him. When he receives a package that promises to reveal at last what really happened at Seryong Lake, Sowon must confront a present danger he never knew existed.

Dark, disturbing, and full of twists and turns, Seven Years of Darkness is the riveting new novel from the internationally celebrated author of The Good Son.

Source : https://lti.overdrive.com/media/407A7E59-CA15-48C9-B20E-51CBD5BB538A

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  • Czech(Český Jazyk) Book
    SEDM LET TEMNOTY
    Čong Judžong / 정유정 / 2022 / literature > Korean Literature > Korean Fiction > 21st century
  • Greek(Ελληνική) Book
    ΕΦΤΑ ΧΡΟΝΙΑ ΣΚΟΤΑΔΙ
    Jung Yoojung / 정유정 / 2021 / literature > Korean Literature > Korean Fiction > 21st century
  • Indonesian(Bahasa Indonesia) Book
    7 Tahun Kegelapan
    Jeong You-jeong / 정유정 / 2020 / literature > Korean Literature > Korean Fiction > 21st century