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Fox Girl

Authors: Keller, Nora Okja
Publisher: Penguin Publishing Group
BISAC/Subject: FIC045000, FIC019000, FIC032000
ISBN: 9781440628504, Related ISBNs: 0142001961, 0670030732, 1440628505, 9780142001967, 9780670030736
Classification: Fiction
Number of pages: 320,
Audience: General/trade
Synopsis: Nora Okja Keller, the acclaimed author of Comfort Woman, tells the shocking story of a group of young people abandoned after the Korean War. At the center of the tale are two teenage girls—Hyun Jin and Sookie, a teenage prostitute kept by an American soldier—who form a makeshift family with Lobetto, a lost boy who scrapes together a living running errands and pimping for neighborhood girls. Both horrifying and moving, Fox Girl at once reveals another layer of war's human detritus and the fierce love between a mother and daughter.
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