Beasts of a Little Land by Juhea Kim

Beasts of a Little Land

Juhea Kim

fiction historical challenging dark emotional medium-paced

416 pages | first published 2021


An epic story of love, war, and redemption set against the backdrop of the Korean independence movement, following the intertwined fates of a young girl sold to a courtesan school and the penniless son of a hunter In 1917, deep in the snowy mou...
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challenging 100%
emotional 100%
informative 100%
dark 66%
reflective 66%
sad 66%
tense 66%
adventurous 33%


medium 100%

Plot- or character-driven?

A mix: 66% | Character: 33%

Strong character development?

Yes: 100%

Loveable characters?

Yes: 66% | It's complicated: 33%

Diverse cast of characters?

Yes: 100%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

Yes: 66% | No: 33%

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