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The Resource Please look after mom : a novel, Kyung-sook Shin ; translated from the Korean by Chi-Young Kim

Please look after mom : a novel, Kyung-sook Shin ; translated from the Korean by Chi-Young Kim

Label
Please look after mom : a novel
Title
Please look after mom
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Kyung-sook Shin ; translated from the Korean by Chi-Young Kim
Title variation
Please look after mother
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • kor
  • eng
Summary
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
Member of
Summary
A stunning, deeply moving story of a family's search for their missing mother, and their discovery of the desires, heartaches and secrets they never realized she harbored within.
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Award
Man Asian Literary Prize, 2011.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
378415
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Sin, Kyŏng-suk
Dewey number
895.7/3
Index
no index present
Language note
In English; translated from the Korean
LC call number
PL992.73.K94
LC item number
O4613 2011
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Kim, Chi-Young
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mothers
  • Families
  • Sacrifice
  • Seoul (Korea)
Target audience
adult
Label
Please look after mom : a novel, Kyung-sook Shin ; translated from the Korean by Chi-Young Kim
Instantiates
Publication
Contents
  • Nobody knows
  • I'm sorry, Hyong-chol
  • I'm home
  • Another woman
  • Epilogue:
  • Rosewood rosary
Control code
ocn648922467
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
237 p.
Isbn
9780307593917
Lccn
2010035230
System control number
(OCoLC)648922467
Label
Please look after mom : a novel, Kyung-sook Shin ; translated from the Korean by Chi-Young Kim
Publication
Contents
  • Nobody knows
  • I'm sorry, Hyong-chol
  • I'm home
  • Another woman
  • Epilogue:
  • Rosewood rosary
Control code
ocn648922467
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
237 p.
Isbn
9780307593917
Lccn
2010035230
System control number
(OCoLC)648922467

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