Older Sister. Not Necessarily Related.
BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY
Sep 17, 2019
Finalist for the 2019 Hilary Weston Writers’ Trust Prize for NonfictionA beautiful and haunting memoir of kinship and culture rediscovered.Jenny Heijun Wills was born in Korea and adopted as an infant into a white family in small-town Canada. In her late twenties, she reconnected with her first family and returned to Seoul where she spent four months getting to know other adoptees, as well as her Korean mother, father, siblings, and extended family. At the guesthouse for transnational adoptees where she lived, alliances were troubled by violenc... + Read More