This audiobook, called one of the most important Korean novels of the last decade, is now available to an English audience. Narrator Emily Woo Zeller establishes a mournful tone for an unusual coming-of-age story about a Korean girl who goes from being an assembly line worker to a novelist. Most of her story is told in soft, almost meditative, tones as listeners follow her journey from her village, and a family that can no longer afford to raise her, into the city. Zeller embodies the somber mood of this period in Korean history through her precise pace and low pitch. She captures a generation of young people who worked in factories, pulling the Korean economy back to life after the war. M.R. © AudioFile 2016, Portland, Maine [Published: JANUARY 2016]
Trade Ed. Blackstone Audio 2015
CD ISBN 978-1-5046-3692-6 $34.95 Eleven CDs
DD ISBN 978-1-5046-3689-6 $22.95
Library Ed. Blackstone Audio 2015
CD ISBN 9781504636902 $105.00 Eleven CDs
MP3-CD ISBN 9781504636919 $29.95 One MP3-CDs
DD ISBN 9781504636780 multiple sources
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