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Hwang Bo-reum’s Welcome To The Hyunam-dong Bookshop explores books and burnout

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Hwang Bo-reum’s Welcome To The Hyunam-dong Bookshop explores books and burnout
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https://www.straitstimes.com/life/arts/book-review-hwang-bo-reum-s-welcome-to-the-hyunam-dong-bookshop-explores-books-and-burnout
Journal
THE STRAITSTIMES
Issued Date
November 12, 2023
Page
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Language
English(English)
Country
SINGAPORE
City
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Book
Welcome to the Hyunam-dong Bookshop
Writer
Hwang Bo-reum
Translator
Shanna Tan

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  • Hwang Bo-reum
  • Birth : Unknown ~ Unknown
  • Occupation : Author
  • First Name : Bo-reum
  • Family Name : Hwang
  • Korean Name : 황보름
  • ISNI : -
  • Works : 8
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  • English(English)

Book lovers who read this novel will come out of it fantasising about their ideal bookstore. They might even walk away with a few nifty ideas about how to run one. In Welcome To The Hyunam-dong Bookshop, Yeongju – who once threw herself into reading to mend a broken childhood friendship – opens a bookstore in a quiet neighbourhood to escape from a life that was “siphoning her soul away”.

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