New York: Grand Central Publishing, 2017. First Edition, First Printing. Octavo, 489 pages; VG/VG; spine teal with blue and red lettering; dust jacket protected with a mylar covering, price uncut '$27.00'; very minimal shelfwear; Signed flat by Lee on title page; shelved cased 6.
Shelved Dupont Bookstore
Pachinko is the second novel by Korean-American author Min Jin Lee. Published in 2017, Pachinko is an epic historical novel following a Korean family who eventually migrate to Japan, it is the first novel written for an adult, English-speaking audience about Japanese–Korean culture. The character-driven tale features a large ensemble of characters who become subjected to issues of racism and stereotypes, among other events with historical origins in the 20th-century Korean experiences with Japan. [wikipedia]