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Writer

Lee Min Jin(이민진)

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Title
Lee Min Jin
Family Name
Lee
First Name
Min Jin
Preferred Name
-
Pen Name
Min Jin Lee, Ji-min Lee, 이민진
ISNI
0000000047748236
Birth
1968
Death
-
Occupation
Writer
Period
Modern
Representative Works
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  • Descriptions
  • English(English)

Min Jin Lee’s Pachinko (Feb 2017) is a national bestseller, a New York Times Editor’s Choice and an American Booksellers Association’s Indie Next Great Reads. Lee’s debut novel Free Food for Millionaires (May 2007) was a No. 1 Book Sense Pick, a New York Times Editor’s Choice, a Wall Street Journal Juggle Book Club selection, and a national bestseller; it was a Top 10 Novels of the Year for The Times of London, NPR’s Fresh Air and USA Today.

Min Jin went to Yale College where she was awarded both the Henry Wright Prize for Nonfiction and the James Ashmun Veech Prize for Fiction. She attended law school at Georgetown University and worked as a lawyer for several years in New York prior to writing full time.

 

Original Works2

Translated Books10 See More

  • Indonesian(Bahasa Indonesia) Book
    Pachinko
    Min Jin Lee / 이민진 / 2022
  • French(Français) Book
    Pachinko
    Min-Jin Lee / 이민진 / 2021
  • English(English) Book
    Pachinko
    Min Jin Lee / 이민진 / 2020

E-books & Audiobooks11 See More

  • Hungarian(Magyar) E-books
    Pacsinkó
    Min-Jin Lee / 이민진 / 2021 / -
  • English(English) Audiobooks
    Free Food for Millionaires
    Min Jin Lee / 이민진 / 2020 / literature > English and American literatures
  • English(English) E-books
    Marilyn and Me
    Ji-min Lee / 이민진 / 2019 / literature > Korean Literature > Korean Fiction > 21st century > Historical, Biographical, Political, Social

E-news112 See More