Kim Jiyoung, Born 1982 by Cho Nam-Joo

Kim Jiyoung, Born 1982

Cho Nam-Joo with Jamie Chang (Translator)

fiction contemporary feminism informative reflective medium-paced

176 pages | first published 2016

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Kim Ji-young is the most common name for Korean women born in the 1980s.Kim Ji-young is representative of her generation:At home, she is an unfavoured sister to her princeling little brother.In primary school, she is a girl who has to line up behi...
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Moods

informative 75%
reflective 75%
sad 47%
emotional 46%
challenging 35%
dark 18%
tense 9%
inspiring 8%
funny 1%
hopeful 1%
adventurous 0%
lighthearted 0%
mysterious 0%
relaxing 0%

Pace

medium 51%
fast 36%
slow 11%

Plot- or character-driven?

Character: 73% | A mix: 17% | Plot: 6% | N/A: 2%

Strong character development?

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Loveable characters?

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Diverse cast of characters?

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4.18