Ae-ran Kim’s My Brilliant Life is a heart-rending story of a coming-of-age curtailed

//Ae-ran Kim’s My Brilliant Life is a heart-rending story of a coming-of-age curtailed

Ae-ran Kim’s My Brilliant Life is a heart-rending story of a coming-of-age curtailed

My Brilliant Life by Ae-ran Kim Forge Books Areum, narrator of Ae-ran Kim’s wistful, funny-sad novel, warns that the book we are about to read “is the story of the youngest parents with the oldest child”. Now available in English for the first time, My Brilliant Life was first published in Korea in 2011 as My Palpitating Life. The 2014 film version starred Song Hye-kyo as Areum’s young mother, Mira. Also published in 2011 was John Green’s The Fault in Our Stars, and these two belong not too…

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