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Please look after mom

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A million-plus-copy best seller in Korea--a magnificent English-language debut poised to become an international sensation--this is the stunning, deeply moving story of a family's search for their mother, who goes missing one afternoon amid the crowds of the Seoul Station subway. 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. You will never think of your mother the same way again after you read this book.
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9780307593917
9780307747396
9781611730869
9780307595492
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Full title please look after mom
Author sin kyŏng suk
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Last Update 2018-05-24 23:05:25PM
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A million-plus-copy best seller in Korea--a magnificent English-language debut poised to become an international sensation--this is the stunning, deeply moving story of a family's search for their mother, who goes missing one afternoon amid the crowds of the Seoul Station subway.

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.

You will never think of your mother the same way again after you read this book.

From the Hardcover edition.

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subject_facet Families -- Fiction, Large type books, Mothers -- Fiction, Sacrifice -- Fiction, Seoul (Korea) -- Fiction
title_display Please look after mom : a novel
title_full Please Look After Mom, Please look after mom : a novel / Kyung-sook Shin ; translated from the Korean by Chi-Young Kim, Please look after mom [text (large print)] / Kyung-sook Shin ; Translated from the Korean by Chi-Young Kim
title_short Please look after mom :
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topic_facet Families, Fiction, Large type books, Literature, Mothers, Sacrifice