Books by Kim Dong Hwa

THE COLOR OF HEAVEN by Kim Dong Hwa
Kirkus Star
by Kim Dong Hwa, illustrated by Kim Dong Hwa, translated by Lauren Na
FICTION
Released: Sept. 1, 2009

"This title, more than its predecessors, blends achingly beautiful artwork with a well-paced story—as fully realized, finally, as the heroine the artist has created. (discussion guide) (Graphic novel. 14 & up)"
The final—and best—installment of manhwa artist Kim's moving trilogy chronicling the coming of age of a girl in pastoral Korea, based loosely on his mother's own youth. Read full book review >
THE COLOR OF WATER by Kim Dong Hwa
FICTION
Released: June 9, 2009

"The narrative does manage to convey the relentless tedium of waiting for life to happen: Like Ehwa, readers will be painfully anxious for something to happen by the book's end. (Graphic fiction. 14 & up)"
Lackluster middle ground in a coming-of-age trilogy from the renowned Korean manga artist. Read full book review >
THE COLOR OF EARTH by Kim Dong Hwa
FAMILY AND GROWING UP
Released: April 1, 2009

Manga master Kim releases the first in a trilogy of graphic novels that trace the coming of age of a young girl in pastoral Korea. Read full book review >