"With her first novel, FREE FOOD FOR MILLIONAIRES, Min Jin Lee has won the praise of literary critics...the book is a true page-turner, with a Korean-American protagonist and a compelling plot involving the universal clash of cultures, adultery and class distinction."
– Jae-Ha Kim, CHICAGO SUN TIMES
Essays | July 31, 2007
Published at: Chekhov's Mistress
As ever, books were my consolation. My family immigrated to Queens, New York in March of 1976 when I was seven. My two sisters and I enrolled at PS 102 that spring so I had three months of second grade then went on to the third grade in ...