Korea

North Station

North Station

Bae, Suah ; Smith, Deborah

Bae dissolves conventional ¬linear narrative, as though it were impossible for cause and effect to exist concurrently with such repression. --Joanna Walsh, The National

A writer...

October 10, 2017
Paperback
Open Letter
$15.95
The New Koreans: The Story of a Nation

Just a few decades ago, the South Koreans were an impoverished, agricultural people. In one generation they moved from the fields to Silicon Valley. They accomplished this through three totally...

April 4, 2017
Hardcover
$28.99
Old Woman with the Knife (Original)
*A New York Times Editors' Choice* Pick
*A Most Anticipated Read in LitHub, CrimeReads, Thrillist, and Popsugar*

The kinetic...
March 8, 2022
Hardcover
$19.99
If I Had Your Face

If I Had Your Face

Cha, Frances
A riveting debut novel set in contemporary Seoul, Korea, about four young women making their way in a world defined by impossible standards of beauty, after-hours room salons catering to wealthy...
April 13, 2021
Paperback
Ballantine Books
304 Pages
$17.00
A Kim Jong-Il Production: The Extraordinary True Story of a Kidnapped Filmmaker, His St

An Amazon Best of The Year Nonfiction Selection

Library Journal Top Ten Book of the Year!

The Extraordinary True Story of Kim Jong-Il's kidnapping of the golden couple of South...

November 24, 2015
Paperback
Flatiron Books
$28.99
Cook Korean!: A Comic Book with Recipes [A Cookbook]
New York Times bestseller - A charming introduction to the basics of Korean cooking in graphic novel form, with 64 recipes, ingredient profiles, and more, presented through light-hearted...
July 5, 2016
Paperback
Ten Speed Press
$21.00
Ghost Flames: Life and Death in a Hidden War, Korea 1950-1953
A powerful, character-driven narrative of the Korean War from the Pulitzer Prize-winning writer who helped uncover some of its longest-held and darkest secrets.
The war that broke out in...
May 25, 2021
Paperback
PublicAffairs
$20.99
The Birth of Korean Cool: How One Nation Is Conquering the World Through Pop Culture

A FRESH, FUNNY, UP-CLOSE LOOK AT HOW SOUTH KOREA REMADE ITSELF AS THE WORLD'S POP CULTURE POWERHOUSE OF THE TWENTY-FIRST CENTURY

By now, everyone in the world knows the song Gangnam...

August 5, 2014
Paperback
Picador USA
288 Pages
$18.00
The Orphan Masters Son

The Orphan Masters Son

Johnson, Adam

The Pulitzer Prize-winning, New York Times bestselling novel of North Korea: an epic journey into the heart of the world's most mysterious dictatorship.

"Imagine Charles...

August 7, 2012
Paperback
$18.00
The Vegetarian

The Vegetarian

Kang, Han
WINNER OF THE INTERNATIONAL BOOKER PRIZE - "[Han] Kang viscerally explores the limits of what a human brain and body can endure, and the strange beauty that can be found in even the most extreme...
August 23, 2016
Paperback
$17.00

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