Results for General Fiction + 1st Books/1st Novels + Contemporary, set in East Asia (except China)

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  • Forgotten Country
    Catherine Chung
    Paperback: 03/05/2013
     
    Weaving Korean folklore within a modern narrative of immigration and identity, Forgotten Country is a fierce ...
  • Drifting House
    Krys Lee
    Paperback: 12/24/2012
     
    An unflinching portrayal of the Korean immigrant experience from an extraordinary new talent in fiction.
  • Please Look After Mom : A Novel
    Kyung-sook Shin
    Paperback: 04/03/2012
     
    An international sensation and a bestseller that has sold over 1.5 million copies in the author's native Korea...
  • The Shadow Walker
    Michael Walters
    Paperback: 08/05/2008
     
    Murder is so uncommon in Mongolia that when one occurs, the government accepts help from England in the person...
  • Rain Fall
    Barry Eisler
    Paperback: 07/01/2003
     
    A stylish thriller debut introducing John Rain--a Japanese-American freelance assassin and warrior for the ...

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