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The Court Dancer

by Kyung-Sook Shin

Hardcover, 364 pages, Pegasus Books, List Price: $25.95 |


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The New York Times best-selling author of Please Look After Mom presents the story of an enigmatic orphan-turned-dancer who is caught up in the dizzying sweep of court life in the dramatic final years of the Korean Empire.