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Author Park, Yeonmi, 1993- author.

Title In order to live : a North Korean girl's journey to freedom / Yeonmi Park with Maryanne Vollers.

Publication Info. New York : Penguin Press, 2015.
1 hold on first copy returned of 4 copies


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    92 Park,Y PAR    DUE 09-24-20
 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 1st Floor    92 PARK,Y    DUE 08-24-20
 PAS Hastings Branch Non-Fiction    92 PARK,Y    Available
 PAS Hill Avenue Branch Non-Fiction    92 PARK,Y    Available
1 copy being processed for GDL Central Library Non-Fiction.
Description 273 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, map ; 25 cm
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Contents Prologue -- Part One: North Korea. Even the Birds and Mice Can Hear You Whisper ; A Dangerous History ; Swallows and Magpies ; Tears of Blood ; The Dear Leader ; City of Dreams ; The Darkest Nights ; A Song for Chosun ; Jangmadang Generation ; The Lights of China ; Missing -- Part Two: China. The Other Side of Darkness ; A Deal with the Devil ; A Birthday Gift ; Dust and Bones ; Kidnapped ; Like Bread from the Sky ; Following the Stars -- Part Three: South Korea. The Freedom Birds ; Dreams and Nightmares ; A Hungry Mind ; Now on My Way to Meet You ; Amazing Grace ; Homecoming.
Summary "Yeonmi Park has told the harrowing story of her escape from North Korea as a child many times, but never before has she revealed the most intimate and devastating details of the repressive society she was raised in and the enormous price she paid to escape."--Dust jacket flap.
Subject Park, Yeonmi, 1993-
Refugees -- Korea (North) -- Biography.
Defectors -- Korea (North) -- Biography.
Korea (North) -- Biography.
Escapes -- Korea (North).
Korea (North) -- Politics and government -- 1994-2011.
Korea (North) -- Social conditions.
Added Author Vollers, Maryanne, author.
ISBN 9781594206795 (hardcover)
1594206791 (hardcover)

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