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Crying in H Mart

$33.00

Crying in H Mart

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SKU: 9781529033786 Categories: , Product ID: 174409

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Title: Crying in H Mart
Author: ZAUNER MICHELLE
Format: PAPERBACK
Publication date: 27/04/2021
Imprint: PICADOR
Price: $33.00
Publishing status: Active

In this exquisite story of family, food, grief, and endurance, Michelle Zauner proves herself far more than a dazzling singer, songwriter, and guitarist. With humor and heart, she tells of growing up the only Asian-American kid at her school in Eugene, Oregon; of struggling with her mother's particular, high expectations of her; of a painful adolescence; of treasured months spent in her grandmother's tiny apartment in Seoul, where she and her mother would bond, late at night, over heaping plates of food.

As she grew up, moving to the east coast for college, finding work in the restaurant industry, performing gigs with her fledgling band-and meeting the man who would become her husband-her Koreanness began to feel ever more distant, even as she found the life she wanted to live. It was her mother's diagnosis of terminal pancreatic cancer, when Michelle was twenty-five, that forced a reckoning with her identity and brought her to reclaim the gifts of taste, language, and history her mother had given her.

Vivacious and plainspoken, lyrical and honest, Michelle Zauner's voice is as radiantly alive on the page as it is onstage. Rich with intimate anecdotes that will resonate widely, <i>Crying in H Mart</i> is a book to cherish, share, and reread.

ISBN: 9781529033786
Weight: 300gr
Dimension: 234mm X 153mm
Pages: 320

Additional information

Weight 300 g
Dimensions 234 × 153 mm