Familiar Things

Familiar Things

Book - 2017
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Seoul. On the outskirts of South Korea's glittering metropolis is a place few people know about: a vast landfill site called Flower Island. Home to those driven from the city by poverty, is it here that 14-year-old Bugeye and his mother arrive, following his father's internment in a government 're-education camp'. Living in a shack and supporting himself by weeding recyclables out of the refuse, at first Bugeye's life on Flower Island is hard. But then one night he notices mysterious lights around the landfill.
Publisher: London : Scribe Publications, c2017
ISBN: 9781947534049
Branch Call Number: FIC HWANG 2017
Characteristics: 216 pages ; 20 cm
Additional Contributors: Kim-Russell, Sora


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