A young Jewish American man endeavors to find the woman who saved his grandfather during World War II in a Ukrainian village, that was ultimately razed by the Nazis, with the help of an eccentric local.
Starting from childhood attempts at illustration, the protagonist pursues his true obsession to art school. But as he learns how the art world really works, he finds that he must adapt his vision to the reality that confronts him.
Jin-hie has been forced out of her wealthy, pampered world and into a life of prostitution at the infamous Yellow House Brothel. She is rescued from her suicide attempt by Eun-kyeong, a ... See full summary »