Please Look After Mom

ISBN9780307948977
PublisherRandom House Inc.
PublishedJanuary 1, 2012
Pages320
AuthorKyung-Sook Shin
FormatMASS MARKET
Weight0.12 Kg.
Height6.9 in.
Width4.2 in.
Depth0.8 in.

Please Look After Mom

Kyung-Sook Shin

MASS MARKET

January 1, 2012

WINNER OF THE MAN ASIAN LITERARY PRIZE 

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 sorrows begin to reveal themselves, they are forced to wonder: how well did they actually know the woman they called Mom?
 
Told through the piercing voices and urgent perspectives of a daughter, son, husband, and mother, Please Look After Mom is at once an authentic picture of contemporary life in Korea and a universal story of family love.

Buy Please Look After Mom (Vintage) by Kyung-Sook Shin at Fully Booked online and at Fully Booked branches in the Philippines.

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Kyung-Sook Shin

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ISBN9780307948977
PublisherRandom House Inc.
PublishedJanuary 1, 2012
Pages320
AuthorKyung-Sook Shin
FormatMASS MARKET
Weight0.12 Kg.
Height6.9 in.
Width4.2 in.
Depth0.8 in.

Synopsis

WINNER OF THE MAN ASIAN LITERARY PRIZE 

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 sorrows begin to reveal themselves, they are forced to wonder: how well did they actually know the woman they called Mom?
 
Told through the piercing voices and urgent perspectives of a daughter, son, husband, and mother, Please Look After Mom is at once an authentic picture of contemporary life in Korea and a universal story of family love.

Buy Please Look After Mom (Vintage) by Kyung-Sook Shin at Fully Booked online and at Fully Booked branches in the Philippines.

Editorial Reviews

"This Korean million-plus-copy best-seller is an impressive exploration of family love, poverty, and triumphing over hardship."

– Booklist