The Orphan Master S Son

Author: Adam Johnson
Publisher: Random House
ISBN: 0679643990
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FINALIST FOR THE NATIONAL BOOK CRITICS CIRCLE AWARD • WINNER OF THE DAYTON LITERARY PEACE PRIZE Named ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR by more than a dozen publications, including The Washington Post • Entertainment Weekly • The Wall ...

Studies In Intelligence

Author: Barbara F. Pace
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Let's ask the obvious question first: Is The Orphan Master's Son, published in
early 2012 to enthusiastic reviews in almost every major newspaper and journal,
as good as the critics say? My answer is a resounding “yes.” Adam Johnson has
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Parasites Like Us

Author: Adam Johnson
Publisher: Random House
ISBN: 1473509068
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The Orphan Master's Son Adam Johnson Pak Jun Do knows he is special He
knows he must be the son of the master of the orphanage, not some kid dumped
by his parents—it was obvious from the way his father singled him out for
beatings.

Studies In Intelligence

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This is where The Orphan Master's Son stumbles. Johnson's mistake is to insert a
genuine leader into the story, something that neither Koestler nor Orwell did.
Indeed, Number One and Big Brother were all the more menacing because they
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Fortune Smiles

Author: Adam Johnson
Publisher: Random House
ISBN: 0812997484
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The National Book Award–winning story collection from the author of The Orphan Master’s Son offers something rare in fiction: a new way of looking at the world. “MASTERFUL.”—The Washington Post “ENTRANCING.”—O: The Oprah ...

The Eclectic Magazine Of Foreign Literature Science And Art

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“Who guards himself God also guards;” and its companion, “The Gods are with
him who has a following; The master's eyes fatten the horse;” ... love: “A man
would always excel every other, save only his son;” together with this sad
correlative: “Thy children are faithless comrades. ... Thus: “It is easy to make an
orphan weep; You can easily be an orphan's master; An orphan's tear pierces the
ploughshare.

The Missouri Review

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The recent winner of the Pulitzer Prize in Fiction, Adam Johnson's novel, The
Orphan Master's Son, is further testament to the power of stories set in faraway
places that are able to transform the unrecognizable into the familiar. The Orphan
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