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The Orphan Master’s Son by Adam Johnson

The Orphan Master's SonWinner of this year’s Pulitzer Prize for Fiction, ‘The Orphan Master’s Son’ by Adam Johnson tells the story of Pak Jun Do’s journey from life in a North Korean state orphanage to professional kidnapper to a career in Pyongyang at the heart of Kim Jong-il’s regime.  It is an intriguing and sprawling story which explores several aspects of life in one of the most secretive countries in the world. Continue reading


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