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Product Description: Homesick and alone, a teenaged girl has just arrived in Seoul to work in a factory. Her family, still in the countryside, is too impoverished to keep sending her to school, so she works long, sunless days on a stereo-assembly line, struggling through night school every evening in order to achieve her dream of becoming a writer...read more

Hardcover:

9781605988634 | Pegasus Books, September 15, 2015, cover price $25.95 | About this edition: The highly anticipated release of the most personal novel by Kyung-Sook Shin, who first burst on to the literary scene with the New York Times bestseller, Please Look After Mom.
9780521353731, titled "Irish-American Trade, 1660-1783" | Cambridge Univ Pr, December 1, 1988, cover price $83.99 | also contains Irish-American Trade, 1660-1783 | About this edition: An important contribution to both the new history of colonial British America and revisionist Irish economic and social history, this book assaults well established myths depicting Irish involvement in transatlantic trade as subordinate to narrow British interests.

CD/Spoken Word:

9781504636926 | Unabridged edition (Blackstone Audio Inc, September 15, 2015), cover price $34.95 | About this edition: [Translated by Ha-yun Jung] [Read by Emily Woo Zeller] The highly anticipated release of the most personal novel by Kyung-sook Shin, who first burst onto the literary scene with the New York Times bestseller Please Look after Mom Homesick and alone, a teenage girl has just arrived in Seoul to work in a factory.

Library:

9781628998894 | Large print edition (Center Point Pub, March 1, 2016), cover price $35.95 | About this edition: Homesick and alone, a teenaged girl has just arrived in Seoul to work in a factory.

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Product Description: [Translated by Ha-yun Jung] [Read by Emily Woo Zeller] The highly anticipated release of the most personal novel by Kyung-sook Shin, who first burst onto the literary scene with the New York Times bestseller Please Look after Mom Homesick and alone, a teenage girl has just arrived in Seoul to work in a factory...read more

Hardcover:

9780521365017, titled "A Marginal Economy?: East Anglian Breckland in the Later Middle Ages" | Cambridge Univ Pr, September 1, 1989, cover price $79.95 | also contains A Marginal Economy?: East Anglian Breckland in the Later Middle Ages | About this edition: A theory of the margin has long featured in the work of medieval historians.
9780521365079, titled "Faith As a Theme in Mark's Narrative" | Cambridge Univ Pr, June 1, 1989, cover price $69.95 | also contains Faith As a Theme in Mark''s Narrative | About this edition: Mark's Gospel has attracted an enormous amount of scholarly attention over recent decades.

CD/Spoken Word:

9781504636902 | Unabridged edition (Blackstone Audio Inc, September 15, 2015), cover price $105.00 | About this edition: The highly anticipated release of the most personal novel by Kyung-sook Shin, who first burst onto the literary scene with the New York Times bestseller Please Look after MomHomesick and alone, a teenage girl has just arrived in Seoul to work in a factory.
9781504636919 | Mp3 una edition (Blackstone Audio Inc, September 15, 2015), cover price $29.95 | About this edition: [Translated by Ha-yun Jung] [Read by Emily Woo Zeller] The highly anticipated release of the most personal novel by Kyung-sook Shin, who first burst onto the literary scene with the New York Times bestseller Please Look after Mom Homesick and alone, a teenage girl has just arrived in Seoul to work in a factory.

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Product Description: How friendship, European literature, and a charismatic professor defy war, oppression, and the absurd   Set in 1980s South Korea amid the tremors of political revolution, I’ll Be Right There follows Jung Yoon, a highly literate, twenty-something woman, as she recounts her tragic personal history as well as those of her three intimate college friends...read more

Paperback:

9781590516737 | Other Pr Llc, June 3, 2014, cover price $15.95 | About this edition: How friendship, European literature, and a charismatic professor defy war, oppression, and the absurd   Set in 1980s South Korea amid the tremors of political revolution, I’ll Be Right There follows Jung Yoon, a highly literate, twenty-something woman, as she recounts her tragic personal history as well as those of her three intimate college friends.

Paperback:

9788425349720 | Italian edition edition (Grijalbo Mondadori, September 19, 2013), cover price $25.95

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Product Description: MAN ASIAN LITERARY PRIZE WINNERWhen 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...read more

Paperback:

9780307739513 | Reprint edition (Vintage Books, April 3, 2012), cover price $15.95 | About this edition: MAN ASIAN LITERARY PRIZE WINNERWhen 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.

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