Download The Island Of Sea Women Author Lisa See Techotechies.us Set On The Korean Island Of Jeju, The Island Of Sea Women Follows Mi Ja And Young Sook, Two Girls From Very Different Backgrounds, As They Begin Working In The Sea With Their Village S All Female Diving Collective Over Many Decades Through The Japanese Colonialism Of The 1930s And 1940s, World War II, The Korean War, And The Era Of Cellphones And Wet Suits For The Women Divers Mi Ja And Young Sook Develop The Closest Of Bonds Nevertheless, Their Differences Are Impossible To Ignore Mi Ja Is The Daughter Of A Japanese Collaborator, Forever Marking Her, And Young Sook Was Born Into A Long Line Of Haenyeo And Will Inherit Her Mother S Position Leading The Divers After Hundreds Of Dives And Years Of Friendship, Forces Outside Their Control Will Push Their Relationship To The Breaking Point.This Beautiful, Thoughtful Novel Illuminates A Unique And Unforgettable Culture, One Where The Women Are In Charge, Engaging In Dangerous Physical Work, And The Men Take Care Of The Children A Classic Lisa See Story One Of Women S Friendships And The Larger Forces That Shape Them The Island Of Sea Women Introduces Readers To The Fierce Female Divers Of Jeju Island And The Dramatic History That Shaped Their Lives.
Lisa See is a Chinese American author Her books include Snow Flower and the Secret Fan 2005 , Dragon Bones, and On Gold Mountain She was named the 2001 National Woman of the Year, by the Organization of Chinese American Women She lives in Los Angeles.
- 374 pages
- The Island of Sea Women
- Lisa See
- 13 June 2017 Lisa See