Books by Krys Lee

DIARY OF A MURDERER by Young-Ha Kim
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: April 16, 2019

"Kim's gifts may need a bigger canvas than the short form allows to spread his wings. Still, this is a lively, enthralling introduction to his eclectic artistry."
These tales of obsession reverberate with the hard, cool, and dryly comic voice of one of South Korea's most versatile writers (I Hear Your Voice, 2017, etc.).Read full book review >
I HEAR YOUR VOICE by Young-Ha Kim
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: July 11, 2017

"The story's transitions aren't always navigated as deftly as Kim intends. But his own empathetic gifts applied toward even the quirkiest and seediest of his characters evoke a vivid panorama of what life along the edges is like in Seoul."
A pair of alienated, hypersensitive South Korean boys seek solace, first from each other and then from the volatile subculture of their homeless, aimless peers. Read full book review >
HOW I BECAME A NORTH KOREAN by Krys Lee
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Aug. 2, 2016

"Promising start; disappointing finish."
Glimpses of a hidden world from the award-winning author of Drifting House (2012). Read full book review >
DRIFTING HOUSE by Krys Lee
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Feb. 6, 2012

"Lee writes with a clarity and simplicity of style that discloses deep and conflicting emotions about cultural identity."
Affecting stories about the conflicts between Korean and American culture. Read full book review >