Author: Anna Fifield

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Nonfiction Review: The Great Successor

March 31, 2020 Uncategorized 4 ★★★★

Nonfiction Review: The Great SuccessorTitle: The Great Successor: The Divinely Perfect Destiny of Brilliant Comrade Kim Jong Un
Author: Anna Fifield
Source: Library
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Rating:four-stars

Summary: This was fascinating, as both a biography and as a history of North Korea.

I was thinking of picking up some fiction (88 Names) that includes Kim Jong Un as a character and realized I might enjoy it more if I knew something about him first. Fortunately, Rennie at What’s Nonfiction recommended this biography highly enough that I remembered her review from last year. The author of this unusual biography had access to a wide variety of sources, which she uses to give both a personal look at Kim Jong Un and some insight into the history of North Korea. Read more »

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