PachinkoBook - 2017
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vpl_booksjustforyou Jul 26, 2018
This fascinating study of Korean family life during the Japanese occupation will appeal to fans of family sagas and historical fiction.
vpl_informationservice Jun 26, 2018
This wonderful, multi-generational novel follows the fortunes of a Korean family over three generations. This saga begins in Korea and then crosses over to Japan. Sunja, is an only child who falls in love with a Korean mobster and becomes pregnant. A Japanese minister recuperating at Sunja’s mot... Read More »
vpl_booksjustforyou Jun 26, 2018
This fascinating study of Korean family life during the Japanese occupation, may appeal to readers who enjoy family sagas set against a broad historical backdrop.
vpl_booksjustforyou Jun 14, 2018
If you enjoy historical fiction with an international worldview, This novel of a young Korean girl during the Japanese occupation of her homeland is highly recommended.
vpl_booksjustforyou May 08, 2018
Lee’s wonderful sophomore novel sprawls over seven decades and three generations of a Korean family living under Japanese rule who relocate to Osaka, Japan.