This year's winner of the Man Asian Literary Prize is Kyung-sook Shin for her book Please Look After Mom.
Her win signals two firsts: one, it's the first time win for a South Korean writer, and two, her novel is the first book from South Korea to make it onto the MAL shortlist. You can read all about it here
. Congratulations to Kyung-sook Shin on her win.
I was amazed by this book and am glad it won the prize!ReplyDelete
I haven't read it yet, and actually I looked for it this morning and couldn't find it. I know it's here somewhere!ReplyDelete