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The girl who wrote loneliness

Author: Kyŏng-suk Sin; Ha-yun Jung
Publisher: New York Pegasus Books, 2015. ©2015.
Edition/Format:   book_largeprint : Fiction : English : First Pegasus Books hardcover editionView all editions and formats
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"Homesick and alone, a teen-aged girl arrives 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 days on a stereo-assembly line, struggling through night school every evening in order to achieve her dream of becoming a writer"--
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Genre/Form: Autobiographical fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Kyŏng-suk Sin; Ha-yun Jung
ISBN: 9781605988634 1605988634
OCLC Number: 970642152
Notes: Original title unknown.
Description: 369 pages ; 24 cm.
Responsibility: Kyung-Sook Shin ; translated from the Korean by Ha-yun Jung.

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"Homesick and alone, a teen-aged girl arrives 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 days on a stereo-assembly line, struggling through night school every evening in order to achieve her dream of becoming a writer"--

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