Engage in stimulating conversation about books, exchange perspectives about characters and plot, and get to know your neighbors.
Read The Orphan Master’s Son by Adam Johnson. This Pulitzer Prize-winning book set inside the closed world of North Korea tells the story of Jun Do, a man who lives according to the dictates of the state, working as a tunnel expert, kidnapper, radio operator and foreign dignitary, before taking his fate into this own hands. Johnson juxtaposes the regime’s vicious atrocities with beauty, love and hope.
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