Tendrils of Life: A Story of Love, Loss, and Survival in the Turmoil of the Korean War

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Acute food shortages and lawlessness plague communist-occupied Seoul at the start of the Korean War in 1950. Jimin, a sixteen-year-old boy, aches to return to the safety of his old home on Ockdo (Jade Island), a remote island he'd left years earlier. But only his father, who is absent from home, knows the way. His adversary, a man who's been plotting to wipe out Jimin's family and steal their island, brings a tragedy and tries to eliminate him, forcing him to traverse the war-torn country on foot with his seven-year-old ...

Tendrils of Life: A Story of Love, Loss, and Survival in the Turmoil of the Korean War 2012, Princeton Falcon Press

ISBN-13: 9780985728601

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