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The Resource The orphan master's son, Adam Johnson

The orphan master's son, Adam Johnson

Label
The orphan master's son
Title
The orphan master's son
Statement of responsibility
Adam Johnson
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The son of an influential father who runs an orphan work camp, Pak Jun Do rises to prominence using instinctive talents and eventually becomes a professional kidnapper and romantic rival to Kim Jong Il. Citizens of our beloved Democratic Republic of North Korea! Imagine the life of an orphan boy plucked from nowhere to be trained as a tunnel assassin, a kidnapper, a spy.He has no father but the State, no sweetheart but Sun Moon, the greatest opera star who ever lived, whose face is tattooed on his chest.Imagine he lives in our very own country, a model of exemplary Communism. A nation that is the envy of the world, especially the Americans. Where the only stories people need to hear are those blasting out of loudspeakers to the glory of our dear Leader, Kim Jong il.Citizens! Who is this individual? What is his story? Pak Jun Do is his name: wrestler of sharks, envoy to Texan barbecues, imposter extraordinaire, whose tale has only come to light through the talents and stamina of our most patriotic interrogators
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1967-
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Johnson, Adam
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
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  • Orphans
  • Singers
  • Defection
  • Korea (North)
Target audience
adult
Label
The orphan master's son, Adam Johnson
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
000048592446
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
443 p.
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9780857520562
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Label
The orphan master's son, Adam Johnson
Publication
Control code
000048592446
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
443 p.
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9780857520562
Isbn Type
(pbk.)

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