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The Bird Paperback ´ The Bird Epub Ð bird pdf, The BirdThe Bird PDF/EPUBAfter the death of their mother, U mi and her little brother, U il, are shuttled between relatives until their father retrieves them He puts the children in the care of a young stepmother, fresh from a brothel, who looks after them during the week while he works at a remote building site But the stepmother is soon driven away by the father s violent possessiveness Depressed, the father no longer returns for his weekend visits, and the children are left to fend for themselves U mi attempts to care for U il, with help from neighbours, but her despair leads her to mimic her father s behaviour, abusing the one person closest to her A beautifully written, deeply affecting story of a shattered childhoodTranslated by Jenny Wang MedinaOh Jung Hee was born in Seoul inIn the s, when modernisation was in full force in Korea, she began her career as a writer and is now an uncontested master of this genre of brief, dense prose, the quintessence of Korean literature.


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  1. Lola Et La Vie Lola Et La Vie says:

    Paperback ´ The Bird Epub Ð bird pdf, The BirdThe Bird PDFEPUBI am sure this little South Korean novel has literary merit, but it really was not for me It was written in a style that reminds me of the books I had to read for school Therefore it felt too much like a chore to read it Luckily it was only short, otherwise I would likely not have finished it.I did not like the characters or the story itself Some grim things happened that I really did not want to read about I understand what the author was trying to show, highlighting the effects the econom I am sure this little South Korean novel has literary merit, but it really was not for me It was written in a style that reminds me of the books I had to read for school Therefore it felt too much like a chore to read it Luckily it was only short, otherwise I would likely not have finished it.I did not like the characters or the story itself Some grim things happened that I really did not want to read about I understand what the author was trying to show, highli


  2. Sara Rahimi Sara Rahimi says:

    Paperback ´ The Bird Epub Ð bird pdf, The BirdThe Bird PDFEPUBgruesome, in depth, eloquent description of the hardships the people of south Korea went through after they turned into one of the most economically rich countries in the world depressing psychological description of abused children.


  3. DEdW DEdW says:

    Paperback ´ The Bird Epub Ð bird pdf, The BirdThe Bird PDFEPUBOh Jung Hee erz hlt von zwei Kindern, Uumi und Uuil, Schwester und Bruder Die Handlung spielt im Korea der 1990 Jahre.Beide haben keinen guten Start ins Leben Die wichtigsten Eindr cke ihrer fr hesten Kindheit sind gepr gt von Gewalt, Angst und Flucht Der Vater schl gt die Mutter, immer wieder Als die es nicht mehr l nger aush lt verl sst sie die Familie Der Vater mit den Geschwistern allein gelassen, wirft das j ngere Kind, seinen So


  4. John Armstrong John Armstrong says:

    Paperback ´ The Bird Epub Ð bird pdf, The BirdThe Bird PDFEPUBChildren are common in Korean fiction but O Chong hui s stand apart They are at once fully children and fully human, and make one think about the difference between children and adults Are children adults in the making or are adults basically superannuated children In this work, a rare novel from a writer noted for her short stories, she presents the small world of two poor children, a girl U mi Most beautiful girl in the Universe who is 12 by the end of the story and a boy U il Number Children are common in Korean fiction but O Chong hui s stand apart They are at once fully children and fully human, and make one think about the difference between children and adults Are children adults in the making or are adults basically superannuated children In this work, a rare novel from a writer noted for her short stories, she presents the small world of two poor children, a girl U mi M


  5. Donna Barnes Donna Barnes says:

    Paperback ´ The Bird Epub Ð bird pdf, The BirdThe Bird PDFEPUBI had read my two book club books for this month, and I had about a week remaining, so I picked his short book up from my bookshelf and digested it On the looks of


  6. Wilte Wilte says:

    Paperback ´ The Bird Epub Ð bird pdf, The BirdThe Bird PDFEPUBWederopbouw in Zuid Korea na de oorlog meisje U mi 12 en jongetje U il 10 jaar oud zijn de facto wees omdat hun vader weken maanden weg voor bouwklussen Strak en beklemmend.Ik dacht eerst dat U il hele knalle vertaalvondst was uil, vogel maar volgens mij is dat toevallig echt de Koreaanse naam.


  7. Daphne Daphne says:

    Paperback ´ The Bird Epub Ð bird pdf, The BirdThe Bird PDFEPUBZuid Korea lezings Prachtige novelle over kinderen die rondfladderen als vogels.


  8. Rebecka Rebecka says:

    Paperback ´ The Bird Epub Ð bird pdf, The BirdThe Bird PDFEPUB3,5 stars, rounded up I really like how this starts out rather nice, almost normal, with a not that very fortunate family, but still just another childhood book, only Korean this time, as told through the eyes of a small girl Life is hard and all that Then it just spirals into complete ruin But without the melodrama The same disengaged, monotonous voice is used throughout the book, no matter what happens, with some unfortunate translation quirks that may convey an annoying overuse of dem 3,5 stars, rounded up I really like how this star


  9. Melissa Melissa says:

    Paperback ´ The Bird Epub Ð bird pdf, The BirdThe Bird PDFEPUBI m a fan of Oh Jung Hee, but this book left me sort of cold I thought the writing and the general feel of the book was very nice, hence the three stars, but I m not sure what to make of the rest of it yet I really need to think on itor doresearch.I realize this is not a book you are supposed to walk away from with a glow y, happy feeling But the true theme perhaps beside the general Poverty is a soul crushing experience wasn t clear to me Perhaps it is children really are de I m a fan of Oh Jung Hee, but this book left me sort of cold I thought the writing and the general feel of the book was very nice, hence the three stars, but I m not sure what to make of the rest of it yet I really


  10. Infame Descalzo Infame Descalzo says:

    Paperback ´ The Bird Epub Ð bird pdf, The BirdThe Bird PDFEPUBNo s si es que estoy medio sugestionado en contra de este tipo de literatura, pero a esta altura no tolero estos enredos Los personajes se van transformando, deshaciendo, de una manera molesta, poco agradable Tal vez tenga su valor literario, sin duda, pero no me gener empat a en ning n sentido Ya quer a terminarla a toda costa Lo que se cuenta del padre es, si se me permite decirlo, poco veros mil No digo que imposible, pero tal como est narrado, no es cre ble As que, siendo bueno, le No s si es que estoy medio sugestionado en contra de este tipo de literatura, pero a esta altura no tolero estos enredos Los personajes se van transformando, deshaciendo, de una manera molesta, poco agradable Tal vez tenga su valor literario, sin duda, pero no me gener empat a en ning n sentido Ya quer a terminarla a toda costa Lo que se cuenta del padre es, si se me permite decirlo, poco veros mil No digo que imposible, pero tal como est nar


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