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    July 16, 2020
    nother assured debut which opens a window into an entirely different world. Set in the materialistic, appearance-focused and deeply misogynistic world of contemporary Seoul, it is full of beauty salons, extreme aesthetic surgery and the ‘salon rooms’ where rich men pay beautiful young women to...
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    WORLD FICTION

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    13 March 2020
    Written in just two months by South Korean TV scriptwriter Cho Nam-Joo, this has sold more than a million copies worldwide and bears all the hallmarks of a lived experience, as it tells the all-too-familiar tale of a smart woman being slowly crushed by constant, inescapable sexism.(..)
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    SHORT STORIES

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    Jan 23, 2020
    In the titular tale, retired serial killer Kim Byeongsu is forgetting everything — words, days, events, the last person he murdered. Dementia is erasing his world, replacing vivid recollections with a fog of doubt and despair.
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    Booker triumph ushers in new era for South Korean writers

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    17 May 2016