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Bluebeard's First Wife

Ha, Seong-Nan. Book - 2020 Fiction / Ha, Seong-Nan None on shelf No requests on this item Community Rating: 0 out of 5

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"Originally published in Korea by Changbi Publishers, Inc."--Title page verso.
The star-shaped stain -- Bluebeard's first wife -- Flies -- Night poaching -- O Father -- Joy to the world -- The dress shirt -- On that green, green grass -- A quiet night -- Pinky finger -- Daisy Fleabane.
"Disasters, accidents, and deaths abound in Bluebeard's First Wife. A woman spends a night with her fianc ǎnd his friends, and overhears a terrible secret that has bound them together since high school. A man grows increasingly agitated by the apartment noise made by a young family living upstairs and arouses the suspicion of his own wife when the neighbors meet a string of unlucky incidents. A couple moves into a picture-perfect country house, but when their new dog is stolen, they become obsessed with finding the thief, and in the process, neglect their child. Ha's paranoia-inducing, heart-quickening stories will have you reconsidering your own neighbors"-- Provided by publisher.


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Korean literature series

Rochester, NY : Open Letter, 2020.
Year Published: 2020
Description: 229 pages ; 22 cm
Language: English
Format: Book


Hong, Janet,
Ha, Sŏng-nan, 1967-

Short stories, Korean -- Translations into English.