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Hee-su, Old Ma Sohn, Ami, Insuk, Namgaju, Yonggang
Hee-su, a gangster with four previous criminal convictions living in Busan, wants to leaving Old Man Sohn, the boss he has been serving for 20 years, and begin a new life. He starts a family with the woman he loves and her son. However, he gets caught up in a fight that he can't control.
Set in Busan, South Korea, this novel depicts the life of a forty-year-old gangster in a realistic yet captivating way.
2016년에 출간된 김언수의 장편소설이다. 한국의 부산을 배경으로 하여 마흔 살 건달의 삶을 사실적이면서도 흡입력 있게 묘사했다.
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