Adam Johnson teaches creative writing at Stanford University. His fiction has appeared in Esquire, The Paris Review, Harper’s, Tin House, Granta, and Playboy, as well as The Best American Short Stories. His other works include Emporium, a short-story collection, and the novel Parasites Like Us. He lives in San Francisco.
Format: Trade Paperback, 480 pages
Publisher: Random House Trade Paperbacks On Sale: August 7, 2012 Price: $15.00
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“A daring and remarkable novel.”—Michiko Kakutani, The New York Times
Pak Jun Do is the haunted son of a lost mother—a singer “stolen” to Pyongyang—and an influential father who runs a work camp for orphans. Superiors in the state soon recognize the boy’s loyalty...
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