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Publisher: Head of Zeus
Pages: 560 pages
Binding: Softcover
ISBN13: 9781786691378
Physical Form: Book
Size: Medium
Longlisted for the National Book Award. Yeongdo, Korea 1911. A club-footed, cleft-lipped man marries a fifteen-year-old girl. The couple have one child, their beloved daughter Sunja. When Sunja falls pregnant by a married yakuza, the family face ruin. But then a Christian minister offers a chance of salvation: a new life in Japan as his wife. Following a man she barely knows to a hostile country where she has no friends and no home, Sunja's salvation is just the beginning of her more