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    [Audio book] Please Look After Mom Kyung-sook Shin

    A million-plus-copy best seller in Korea—a magnificent English-language debut poised to become an international sensation—this is the stunning, deeply moving story of a family's search for their mother, who goes missing one afternoon amid the crowds of the Seoul Station subway.Told through the...
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    TongueKyung-Ran Jo

    Emotionally raw and emphatically sensual, Tongue is the story of the demise of an obsessive romance, and a woman's culinary journey toward self-restoration and revenge. When her boyfriend of seven years leaves her for another woman, the celebrated young chef Jung Ji-won shuts down the cooking...
    • English
    • E-Book

    Please Look After MomKyung-sook Shin

    A million-plus-copy best seller in Korea--a magnificent English-language debut poised to become an international sensation--this is the stunning, deeply moving story of a family's search for their mother, who goes missing one afternoon amid the crowds of the Seoul Station subway.Told through the...
  • Your Republic is Calling You

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    2010
    / Literature - Korean literature - Contemporary fiction
    North Korean spy Gi-yeong, who has been living undercover in South Korea with his wife and daughter, leaves his job as foreign film importer to travel to the North after he is suddently called back...
  • I have the right to destroy myself

    U.S.A.
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    2007
    / Literature - Korean literature - Contemporary fiction
    Amid the emotional desolation and stark despair of Seoul, Korea, the unnamed narrator assists the lost and hurting find an escape through peaceful suicide, and two brothers are torn by their mutual...
  • Toy City

    U.S.A.
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    2007
    / Literature - Korean literature - Contemporary fiction
    Toy City is a poignant coming-of-age story of a fourth-grade boy named Yun, depicting the life of a poor family struggling to survive in the years immediately after the Korean War. An...
  • Please Look After Mom

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    2011
    / Literature - Korean literature - Contemporary fiction
    Follows the efforts of a family to find the mother who went missing from Seoul Station and their sobering realizations when they recall memories that suggest she may not have been happy.
  • Please look after mother

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    2011
    / Literature - Korean literature - Contemporary fiction
    Please Look After Mother is the story of So-nyo, a wife and mother, who has lived a life of sacrifice and compromise. In the past she suffered a stroke, leaving her vulnerable and often confused. Now...
  • Please Look After Mom

    U.S.A.
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    2012
    / Literature - Korean literature - Contemporary fiction
    When sixty-nine-year-old So-nyo is separated from her husband among the crowds of the Seoul subway station, her family begins a desperate search to find her. Yet as long-held secrets and private...
  • Tongue: A Novel

    U.S.A.
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    2009
    / Literature - Korean literature - Contemporary fiction
    Abandoned by her long-term boyfriend for another woman, celebrated chef Jung Ji-won closes the cooking school she ran from her home and slowly rebuilds her life in the kitchen of an Italian...

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