Kay's Lucky Coin Variety

Kay's Lucky Coin Variety

A Novel

Book - 2016
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Mary, a Korean girl growing up with her brother above her parents' convenience store in 1980s Toronto, is caught between the traditional culture of her parents and her desire to be a Canadian.
Publisher: Toronto, Ont. : Phyllis Bruce Editions, 2016.
ISBN: 9781476748054
Branch Call Number: CHO
Characteristics: 275 p. ; 22 cm.


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Mar 30, 2017

I read this book to help me understand some of the cultural background and influences on my South Korean daughter-in-law as I prepared for a trip to that country. The focus is on a young Canadianized woman’s struggle with her Korean parents’ “old ways”, so it was very insightful for me. A nice bonus was that the story had several plot threads that kept it moving and vivid description of Korean cultural details.

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