Love in the Big City by Sang Young Park

Love in the Big City

Sang Young Park with Anton Hur (Translator)

234 pages first pub 2019 (editions)

fiction contemporary lgbtqia+ literary emotional reflective medium-paced

Description

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 SeoulLove in the Big C...

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Community Reviews Summary of 3,069 reviews

Moods

emotional 78%
reflective 78%
sad 46%
funny 35%
dark 13%
hopeful 13%
lighthearted 11%
challenging 9%
inspiring 7%
adventurous 5%
informative 3%
relaxing 3%
tense 3%
mysterious 1%

Pace

medium 63%
fast 20%
slow 15%

Plot- or character-driven?

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

Strong character development?

It's complicated: 40% | Yes: 36% | No: 21% | N/A: 1%

Loveable characters?

Yes: 46% | It's complicated: 39% | No: 13% | N/A: 1%

Diverse cast of characters?

Yes: 68% | No: 17% | It's complicated: 8% | N/A: 5%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

Yes: 84% | It's complicated: 11% | No: 3%

Average rating

3.77

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