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Kyung-sook Shin - Author


Kyung-sook Shin is the author of six novels in addition to Please Look After Mother, which has sold almost 1.5 million copies in South Korea alone. She is one of the country's most widely read and acclaimed novelists, having won the Manhae Grand Prize for Literature, the Dong-in Literature Prize, and the Isang Literary Prize, as well as France's Prix de l'Inapercu. She lives in Seoul and in New York.

If you like Kyung-sook Shin you might also like to read books by Kim Thuy, Amy Tan and Christie Watson.

Featured Books, with extracts, by Kyung-sook Shin

Please Look After Mother by Kyung-sook Shin
Please Look After Mother
Kyung-sook Shin
March 2012 Book of the Month. This book sold over 1.5 million copies when it was published in Korea and now its universal themes of sacrifice, guilt and the ties of family...
Format: Paperback - Released: 15/03/2012

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