Love in the Big City: A Novel by Sang Young Park

Love in the Big City: A Novel

Sang Young Park with Anton Hur (Translator), Daniel K. Isaac (Narrator)

fiction contemporary lgbtqia+ literary emotional reflective medium-paced

missing duration info | first published 2021

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A funny, transporting, surprising, and poignant novel that was one of the highest-selling debuts of recent years in Korea, Love in the Big City tells the story of a young gay man searching for happiness in the lonely city of Seoul.Love in the Big ...
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Summary of 855 reviews

Moods

reflective 78%
emotional 75%
sad 45%
funny 35%
dark 14%
hopeful 12%
challenging 10%
lighthearted 10%
inspiring 6%
adventurous 4%
informative 4%
tense 3%
relaxing 1%

Pace

medium 68%
slow 16%
fast 15%

Plot- or character-driven?

Character: 88% | A mix: 9% | Plot: 2%

Strong character development?

Yes: 43% | It's complicated: 32% | No: 21% | N/A: 2%

Loveable characters?

It's complicated: 44% | Yes: 42% | No: 11% | N/A: 1%

Diverse cast of characters?

Yes: 69% | No: 16% | It's complicated: 9% | N/A: 4%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

Yes: 83% | It's complicated: 13% | No: 2% | N/A: 1%

Average rating

3.78

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