Please Look After Mom
A million-plus-copy best seller in Korea—a magnificent English-language debut poised to become an international sensation—this is the stunning, deeply moving story of a family’s search for their mother, who goes missing one afternoon amid the crowds of the Seoul Station subway.
Told through the piercing voices and urgent perspectives of a daughter, son, husband, and mother, Please Look After Mom is at once an authentic picture of contemporary life in Korea and a universal story of family love.
You will never think of your mother the same way again after you read this book.
From the Hardcover edition.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - mausergem - LibraryThing
Please look after mom is a bestseller by the South Korean author Kyung-Sook Shin. It won the Asian Man Booker Prize for literature in 2011. When boarding a train in Seoul, an elderly woman is left ... Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - sraelling - LibraryThing
The book jacket states that you'll never look at your mom in the same way after reading this book, and it's true. First, everyone blames themselves for her disappearance, then they blame each other ... Read full review
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