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ESCAPE FROM CAMP 14: One Man's Remarkable Odyssey from North Korea to Freedom in the West

Editorial Review - Kirkus - Jane Doe

The chilling story of a prisoner in North Korea.Born in Labor Camp 14, the child of political prisoners, Shin Dong-hyuk spent 23 years imprisoned, initially with his mother and other families in cramped quarters with no running water, no furniture and little soap. For protein, there were insects and rats. For a while, there was school, one without books or real education. Nothing was taught about ... Read full review

Review: Escape from Camp 14: One Man's Remarkable Odyssey from North Korea to Freedom in the West

Editorial Review - Bookreporter.com

The heartwrenching New York Times bestseller about the only known person born inside a North Korean prison camp to have escaped North Korea's political prison camps have existed twice as long as Stalin's Soviet gulags and 12 times as long as the Nazi concentration camps. No one born and raised in these camps is known to have escaped. No one, that is, except Shin Donghyuk. In ESCAPE FROM CAMP 14 ... Read full review

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Review: Escape from Camp 14: One Man's Remarkable Odyssey from North Korea to Freedom in the West

User Review  - Aneet - Goodreads

Definitely a PAGE TURNER!!!!! A book that I would recommend to anyone! It is a great read and if you don't read it, you will be missing out. I learned so much through this book and it answered so many of my questions on NK! A true story that filled my heart with emotions. Read full review

Review: Escape from Camp 14: One Man's Remarkable Odyssey from North Korea to Freedom in the West

User Review  - Kayla Tanner - Goodreads

Um. HOLY COW. I can't believe how unaware I am of the crazy injustices going on in this world. This book will definitely be boosted by me because I am going to continuously recommend it to people! I ... Read full review

Review: Escape from Camp 14: One Man's Remarkable Odyssey from North Korea to Freedom in the West

User Review  - Luis F - Goodreads

Very insightful story. Read full review

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