Please Look After Mom

Unabridged Audiobook

Written By: Kyung-Sook Shin

Narrated By: Various Readers

Publisher: Random House (Audio)

Date: April 2011

Duration: 8 hours 0 minutes

Summary:

A million-plus-copy best seller in Korea—a magnificent English-language debut poised to become an international sensation—this is the stunning, deeply moving story of a family’s search for their mother, who goes missing one afternoon amid the crowds of the Seoul Station subway.

Told through the piercing voices and urgent perspectives of a daughter, son, husband, and mother, Please Look After Mom is at once an authentic picture of contemporary life in Korea and a universal story of family love.

You will never think of your mother the same way again after you read this book.


From the Hardcover edition.

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  • Crystal Ballard

    I love the narration style of this audiobook. Each character, and subsequently each chapter devoted to the perspective of that character, is narrated by a different person. It really gives the feeling of reality, as if you're actually listening to each family member tell their story.