Please take care of Mom

Please take care of Mom

“It’s been one since mother went lacking. Week”

This might be just how Please Look After mother, by Kyung-Sook Shin starts, plunging your reader headlong to the plot.

It’s a start that is chilling the one that no body would like to experience.

Translated from Korean by Chi-Young Kim, Please Look After mother, tells the harrowing aftermath that the grouped family relates to whenever their mom, Park So-nyo, goes lacking after she had been struggling to board a train along with her spouse at Seoul facility.

The storyline is told through various views: first the elder child, Chi-hon; then the eldest youngster, Hyong Chol, after which her spouse last but not least the caretaker (whom is apparently flitting between this globe therefore the next). Continue reading “Please take care of Mom”