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The Good Son (Paperback)

, | Penguin Group USA | 6/5/2018

ISBN-10 : 0143131958   ISBN-13 : 9780143131953   List Price : $16.00

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"Ingeniously twisted." -Entertainment Weekly, "Must List" "The summer's must-read psychological thriller." -Lenny Letter Finalist for The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon's "Summer Reads" Book Club The Talented Mr. Ripley meets The Bad Seed in this breathless, chilling psychological thriller by the #1 bestselling novelist known as "Korea's Stephen King" Who can you trust if you can't trust yourself? Early one morning, twenty-six-year-old Yu-jin wakes up to a strange metallic smell, and a phone call from his brother asking if everything's all right at home - he missed a call from their mother in the middle of the night. Yu-jin soon discovers her murdered body, lying in a pool of blood at the bottom of the stairs of their stylish Seoul duplex. He can't remember much about the night before; having suffered from seizures for most of his life, Yu-jin often has trouble with his memory. All he has is a faint impression of his mother calling his name. But was she calling for help? Or begging for her life? Thus begins Yu-jin's frantic three-day search to uncover what happened that night, and to finally learn the truth about himself and his family. A shocking and addictive psychological thriller, The Good Son explores the mysteries of mind and memory, and the twisted relationship between a mother and son, with incredible urgency. Named a Must-Read Book of the Summer by Elle, Entertainment Weekly, Vulture, Bustle, CrimeReads, Lit Hub, The Millions, Electric Literature, and Brit + Co

Product Details

  • ISBN-10: 0143131958
  • ISBN-13: 9780143131953
  • Binding: Paperback
  • Language: English
  • Pages: 304
  • Dimensions: 7.76 (w) x 5.08 (h) x 0.51 (d)
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