9 Quick Reads [SHOWING SLIDE 6 OF 9]

Labeling a book a “quick read” usually means it’s fluffy, forgettable stuff. The books we call quick reads are on the short side but they’re also thoughtful, electric stories. At a time when novels are getting longer and longer, we offer nine reads that are short but memorable.

DEAR LEADER by Jang Jin-sung
Kirkus Star
by Jang Jin-sung, translated by Shirley Lee

"An exciting escape closes this urgent, well-rendered attempt to penetrate North Korea's cynical, criminal power strategy."
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