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Korean prose literature in English translation

Here is a list of Korean literature in translation, in alphabetical order of author, where that author is the sole author represented in the publication. It includes collections of short stories by that author. A listing of multi-author anthologies can be found here. If you think I’ve missed a title, let me know via the contact form at the bottom of this page.

To find short stories by a particular author that have been included in multi-author anthologies, click on the author’s name and you’ll be taken to that author’s page on this site which has more detail on short stories (if any) that have been anthologised.

The listing contains links to reviews, where available, written by LKL, Charles Montgomery (CM – mainly on and Tony Malone (TM – on Tony’s Reading List). The star rating, where given, is LKL’s. As explained here, the rating system is entirely unscientific.

Ahn Do-hyunThe Salmon Who Dared to Leap Higherscore-2score-2score-2score-2score-0LKL
Ahn Jung-hyoWhite Badge: A Novel of Koreascore-2score-2score-2score-2score-1LKL
Silver Stallionscore-2score-2score-2score-2score-1LKL
AnccoBad Friends
Bae Myung-hoonTowerscore-2score-2score-2score-2score-1LKLTM
Bae SuahUntold Night and Dayscore-2score-2score-2score-2score-2LKLTM
Time in Gray (Bi-lingual, Vol 44 – Avant Garde)TM
Milena, Milena, Ecstaticscore-2score-2score-1score-0score-0TM
Nowhere to be Foundscore-2score-2score-0score-0score-0TM
North Stationscore-2score-0score-0score-0score-0TM
A Greater Musicscore-2score-0score-0score-0score-0TM
Highway with Green Applesscore-2score-2score-0score-0score-0CMTM
Baek HeenaMoon Pops
Magic Candies
Baek Young-okHow to Break Up Like a Winner (K-Fiction 024)
Baik Sou-linneTime Difference (K-Fiction 010)TM
BandiThe Accusation: Forbidden Stories from Inside North Koreascore-2score-2score-2score-2score-1LKLTM
Bang Hyeon-seokTime to Eat Lobster: Contemporary Korean Stories on Memories of the Vietnam War
Off to Battle at Dawn (Bi-lingual, Vol 20 – Liberty)CM
Love in Sa Pa (K-Fiction special)
Bok Geo-ilThe Unforgotten War
The Jovian Sayings
Bong Joon-hoParasite: A Graphic Novel in Storyboards
Chae Man-sikJuvesenility (Bi-lingual, Vol 101 – Before and After Liberation)
Peace Under Heavenscore-2score-2score-2score-2score-0LKL
Korean Drama Under Japanese Occupation
Turbid River
Sunset: A Ch’ae Manshik ReaderTM
My Innocent Uncle
Chang Kang-myoungFired (K-Fiction 013)TM
Chang Yong-hakThe Poetry of John (Bi-lingual, Vol 108 – Korea After the Korean War)
Cheon Hee-rahnFive Preludes and a FugueTM
Cheon Kwang-yongKapitan Ri (Bi-lingual, Vol 105 – Before and After Liberation
Cheon Myeong-kwanHomecoming (K-Fiction 008)CMTM
Modern Familyscore-2score-2score-2score-0score-0LKLTM
Cheon Un-yeongChopstick Woman (Bi-lingual, Vol 74 – Taboo and Desire)
The Catcher in the Loftscore-2score-2score-2score-2score-2LKLTM
Cho Hae-ilAmericaCM
Cho Hae-jinI Met Loh Kiwan
Cho Nam-jooRun Away (K-Fiction 023)
Kim Jiyoung, Born 1982score-2score-2score-1score-0score-0LKL
Cho Se-huiInsult (Bi-lingual, Vol 79 – Fate)
A Dwarf Launches a Little Ball
The DwarfTM
Cho Son-jakThe Preview and Other StoriesCM
Choe Cheong-huiThe Cry of the Harp and other Korean short storiesCM
The Cry of the Harp: Selected Works of Choe Chung-Hui
Ch'oe Myong-ikWalking in the Rain (Bi-lingual, Vol 94 – Colonial Intellectuals Turned “Idiots”)
Choi SeohaeEscape (Bi-lingual, Vol 88 – The Naked in the Colony)
Choe YunThere a Petal Silently Falls: 3 storiesscore-2score-2score-2score-2score-0LKLTM
The Last of Hanak’o (Bi-lingual, Vol 13 – Women)CMTM
The Last Of HanakoCM
Choi Eun-youngThe Summer (K-Fiction 016)TM
Shoko’s Smile
Choi Gyu-seokThe Hellbound
Choi In-hoDeep Blue Night (+ Poplar Tree)CM
Another Man’s CityTM
Tower of Ants (bilingual)CM
Choi In-hunReflections on a Mask: Two Novellasscore-2score-0score-0score-0score-0LKL
The Daily Life of Ku-Poh the Novelist
A Grey Man
House of IdolsCM
The SquareTM
Choi In-seokA Well in My Soul (Bi-lingual, Vol 42 – Avant Garde)
Choi Jin-youngTo the Warm Horizonscore-2score-2score-2score-2score-0TM
Choi Min-wooDishonored (K-Fiction 005)CMTM
Chong Han-sookIyo IslandCM
Chu Yo-seopMama and the Boarder (Bi-lingual, Vol 99 – Traditional Korea’s Lost Faces)
Chun Seung-seiHye-ja’s Snow-Flowers (Bi-lingual, Vol 51 – Family)
Chung BoraCursed Bunnyscore-2score-2score-2score-2score-0TM
Chung Eul-byongA Divided Time
Chung Han-ahHalloween (K-Fiction 018)TM
Chung Yeun-heeOne Human Family and Other Stories
Eun Hee-kyungBeauty Looks Down on Me
Nobody Checks the Time When They’re Happy
Poor Man’s Wife (Bi-lingual, Vol 15 – Women)CM
Keum Suk Gendry-KimGrass
The Waiting
Geum HeeOk-hwa (K-Fiction 009)TM
Gong Ji-youngHuman Decency
Our Happy Timescore-2score-2score-2score-1score-0LKLCM
My Sister Bongsoon
Human Decency (Bi-lingual, Vol 14 – Women)CM
Gong Sun-okPeople I Left in Shanghai (Bi-lingual, Vol 47 – Diaspora)
Gu Byeong-moThe Old Woman with the Knife
The Story of P.C. (K-Fiction 019)TM
Ha Keun-chanThe Suffering of Two Generations (Bi-lingual, Vol 27 – South and North)CM
Ha Seong-nanBluebeard’s First Wifescore-2score-2score-1score-0score-0
Traversing Afternoon (Bi-lingual, Vol 32 – Seoul)CM
Flowers of Mold and Other Storiesscore-2score-2score-2score-2score-0TM
Ha IljiThe Republic of Užupisscore-2score-2score-2score-2score-0LKLTM
Ham Se-dokPlays of Colonial Korea
Han Chang-hoonToday’s Fortune (Bi-lingual, Vol 56 – Humour)
Han KangThe Vegetarianscore-2score-2score-2score-2score-1LKLTM
Convalescence (Bi-lingual, Vol 24 – Love and Love Affairs)CMTM
Human Actsscore-2score-2score-2score-2score-2LKLTM
The White Bookscore-2score-2score-0score-0score-0TM
Han Mal-sukChocolate Friend and Other Stories
Hymn of the Spirit
Hahn Moo-SookIn the DepthsCM
And So Flows History
The House of Pomegranate Trees
The Running Water Hermitage
Han Seol-yaTransition (Bi-lingual, Vol 89 – The Naked in the Colony)
Han Sorya and North Korean Literature (+ Jackals)
Han SoosanFloating Grass
Han Sung-wonFather and Son
Han YujooThe Impossible Fairy Talescore-2score-2score-2score-0score-0LKLTM
Left’s Right, Right’s LeftTM
Heo KyunThe Story of Hong Gildongscore-2score-2score-2score-2score-0LKLTM
Hong Hee-damThe Flag (Bi-lingual, Vol 19 – Liberty)
Hong Sung-hwaFirst Kyu
Hong Yeon-sikUncomfortably Happily
Umma’s Tablescore-2score-2score-0score-0score-0
Hwang JungeunOne Hundred Shadowsscore-2score-2score-2score-0score-0LKLTM
I’ll Go Onscore-2score-2score-2score-0score-0LKLTM
Kong’s Garden (K-Fiction 006)TM
Kong’s Garden (Yeoyu)TM
Hwang Sok-yongThe Guestscore-2score-2score-2score-2score-2LKLCMTM
At Duskscore-2score-2score-2score-2score-1LKLTM
The Old Gardenscore-2score-2score-2score-2score-0LKLTM
The Shadow of Armsscore-2score-2score-2score-2score-0TM
Familiar Thingsscore-2score-2score-2score-2score-0TM
Princess Bariscore-2score-2score-2score-2score-0LKLTM
The Road to Sampo (Bi-lingual, Vol 7 – Industrialization)TM
Hwang Sun-miThe Hen who Dreamed she could Flyscore-2score-2score-2score-2score-2LKLCMTM
The Dog Who Dared to Dream
Miracle on Cherry Hill
Hwang Sun-wonThe Cloudburst (Bi-lingual, Vol 106 – Korea After the Korean War)
The Stars and other Korean short stories
Trees on the Cliff: a novel of Korea and two storiesscore-2score-2score-2score-2score-0LKLCMTM
Lost Souls: Storiesscore-2score-2score-2score-1score-0LKLCM
The Moving FortressCMTM
Sunlight, Moonlight
Trees on a Slopescore-2score-2score-2score-2score-0LKLCMTM
Shadows of a Sound
The Descendants of Cainscore-2score-2score-2score-2score-0LKLCM
The Book of Masks
Hyeon Jin-geonA Lucky Day (Bi-lingual, Vol 87 – The Naked in the Colony)score-2score-2score-1score-0score-0LKL
Hyun Ki-youngAunt SuniCM
Suni Samchon (Bi-lingual, Vol 3 – Division)score-2score-2score-2score-1score-0LKLCM
One Spoon on This EarthTM
Hyun Kil-unDead Silencescore-2score-2score-2score-2score-0LKL
IlyonSamguk Yusa: Legends and History of the Three Kingdoms of Ancient Korea
Im BangKorean Folk Tales: Imps, Ghosts and Fairies
Im Cheol-wooStraight Lines and Poison Gas – At the Hospital Wards (Bi-lingual, Vol 18 – Liberty)CM
Farewell Valley
The Dog Thief: Short Stories by Chul-Woo Lim
With her oil lamp on, that nightCM
The Island
Im Seong-sunThe Consultant
Jang Eun-jinNo One Writes Backscore-2score-2score-2score-2score-2LKLCMTM
Jang Jung-ilWhen Adam Opens His Eyesscore-2score-2score-2score-1score-0LKLTM
Jang Ryu-jinMaya in Tokyo (K-Fiction 027)
Jeon Gyeong-rinI Drift on Unknown Waters in a Glass Boat
Jeon Sang-gukAhbe’s Family (Bi-lingual, Vol 52 – Family)
Jeon Sung-taeWolvesscore-2score-2score-2score-1score-0LKLTM
Old WrestlerTM
Bird (Bi-lingual, Vol 57 – Humour)
Jeong Do-sangSpring at Silsangsa Temple (Bi-lingual, Vol 29 – South and North)
Jeong Ho-seungLonesome Jar
Jeong Ji-aSpring Afternoon, Three Widows (Bi-lingual, Vol 63 – Relationship)
The Black Room (K-Fiction 026)
Jeong Yi-hyunIn the Trunk (Bi-lingual, Vol 25 – Love and Love Affairs)
Jeong You-jeongThe Good Sonscore-2score-2score-2score-1score-0LKL
Seven Years of Darknessscore-2score-2score-2score-2score-0LKL
Jo Jung-raePlaying with Fire
How in Heaven’s Namescore-2score-2score-2score-1score-0LKLTM
The Land of the Banished (Bi-lingual, Vol 5 – Division)CM
The Land of the BanishedCM
The Human JungleCMTM
Jo Kyung-ranTonguescore-2score-2score-2score-2score-0LKLCM
I Live in Bongcheon-dong (Bi-lingual, Vol 33 – Seoul)TM
Jung ChanThe Cozy Path
Jung Mi-kyungMy Son’s GirlfriendTM
He Gave Me Roses of the Balkans (Bi-lingual, Vol 72 – Taboo and Desire)
Jung Young-moonMrs. Brown (Bi-lingual, Vol 45 – Avant Garde)
A Contrived WorldTM
Arriving in a Thick Fog
A Chain of Dark Talesscore-2score-2score-2score-2score-0LKLTM
A Most Ambiguous Sunday and Other StoriesTM
Seven Samurai Swept Away in a RiverTM
Vaseline BuddhaTM
Kang Hwa-gilDemonsTM
Seo-u / Thou (K-Fiction 022)
Kang Kyong-aeFrom Wonso Pondscore-2score-2score-2score-1score-0LKL
The Underground Village (Bi-lingual, Vol 90 – The Naked in the Colony)
The Underground VillageTM
Kang Shin-jaeThe Waves
The Dandelion of the Imjin River
Kang Sok-kyongThe Valley Nearbyscore-2score-2score-2score-1score-0LKL
Kang Young-sookRinaTM
Truck (Bi-lingual, Vol 67 – Discovering Everyday Life)
Kim AeranChristmas Specials (Bi-lingual, Vol 35 – Seoul)CMTM
Where Would You Like To Go? (K-Fiction 014)TM
My Brilliant LifeTM
Kim Bo-youngOn the Origin of Species and Other Stories
I’m Waiting for You: And Other Storiesscore-2score-2score-2score-0score-0LKL
Kim Byeol-ahSakmae and Jami (Bi-lingual, Vol 84 – Aesthetic Priests)
Kim Byung-jinChunchu: The Genocide Fiend
Kim Chong-kwangThe Pawnshop Chase (Bi-lingual, Vol 60 – Humour)
Kim Dong-inPotatoes (Bi-lingual, Vol 86 – The Naked in the Colony)
Sweet Potato: Collected Short StoriesTM
Kim Dong-niThe Cry Of The MagpiesCM
The Cross of Shaphan
Tŭngsin-bul (Bi-lingual, Vol 107 – Korea After the Korean War)
Ulhwa the Shaman: a novel of Korea and three short stories
The Shaman Sorceress
Kim Ha-keeGingko Love (Bi-lingual, Vol 30 – South and North)
Kim HoonAlone Over There (Bi-lingual, Vol 85 – Aesthetic Priests)
Kim Hye-jinConcerning My Daughter
Kim Hyo-eunI am the Subway
Kim In-sukThe Long Roadscore-2score-2score-2score-2score-1LKLCMTM
Stab (Bi-lingual, Vol 23 – Love and Love Affairs)CM
Kim Jae-youngThe Elephant (Bi-lingual, Vol 49 – Diaspora)CM
Kim JianIt’s OK, Slow Lizard
Kim Joo-youngStingrayscore-2score-2score-0score-0score-0LKLCMTM
The Sound Of Thunder
A Trip Through the Mirror
Robbery Training (Bi-lingual, Vol 61 – Relationship)
Kim Jung-hyukThe Glass Shield (Bi-lingual, Vol 59 – Humour)
The Library of Musical Instruments
Kim Keum-heeEverything About Chess (K-Fiction 017)TM
Kim Kyung-juBred from the Eyes of a Wolf
Kim Kyung-ukGod Has No Grandchildren
Kim Man-jungThe Cloud Dream of the Nine, a Korean Novel: A Story of the Times of the Tangs of China About 840 A.D
The Nine Cloud DreamTM
Kim Mi-wolWhat Has Yet to Happen (Bi-lingual, Vol 75 – Taboo and Desire)CM
Kim Min-jeongThe World’s Most Expensive Novel (K-Fiction 015)TM
Kim Moon-sooThe Chronicle of Manchwidang
Kim Nam-ilUnderwear (Bi-lingual, Vol 46 – Diaspora)
Kim NamcheonScenes from the Enlightenmentscore-2score-2score-0score-0score-0LKLTM
Barley (Bi-lingual, Vol 104 – Before and After Liberation)
Kim Sa-ryangInto the Light (Bi-lingual, Vol 95 – Colonial Intellectuals Turned “Idiots”)
Kim SagwaMinascore-2score-2score-0score-0score-0LKLTM
b, Book, and Mescore-2score-2score-0score-0score-0LKLTM
Kim SanSong of Arirang: The Story of a Korean Rebel Revolutionary in China
Kim Seong-dongMandalascore-2score-2score-2score-2score-2LKL
Kim Seung-okRecord of a journey to Mujin (Bi-lingual, Vol 6 – Industrialization)CM
Kim Seung-younOne Day
Kim Si-seupTales of the Strange by a Korean Confucian Monk: Kŭmo sinhwa by Kim Sisŭp
Kim So-jinThe Dark Jar within the Snowman (Bi-lingual, Vol 31 – Seoul)
Kim SoomThe Night Nobody Returns Home (Bi-lingual, Vol 73 – Taboo and Desire)
One Leftscore-2score-2score-2score-2score-0LKLTM
Kim Sung-jaeHanami International Love Story
Chunchu: The Genocide Fiend
Kim Tae-woongThe Clowns
Kim Un-suThe Plottersscore-2score-2score-2score-2score-0LKL
The Cabinetscore-2score-2score-2score-2score-0
Kim WonilThe Scorpion
Evening GlowCM
The Wind And The River
The House with a Sunken CourtyardCMTM
Soul of Darkness (Bi-lingual, Vol 2 – Division)CM
Kim Yeon-suHappy New Year to Everyone – To Raymond Carver (Bi-lingual, Vol 48 – Diaspora)CM
Kim YideumBlood Sistersscore-2score-2score-2score-1score-0LKLTM
Kim Young-haDiary of a Murderer, and other storiesscore-2score-2score-2score-2score-1LKLTM
I have the right to destroy myselfscore-2score-2score-2score-2score-0LKLCMTM
I Hear Your Voicescore-2score-2score-2score-2score-0TM
Photo Shop MurderCMTM
Black Flowerscore-2score-2score-2score-1score-0LKLCMTM
Your Republic Is Calling Youscore-2score-2score-2score-2score-1LKLCMTM
Kim Young-ohBanya: The Explosive Delivery Man
Kim Yu-jeongThe CamelliasCM
Spring, Spring (Bi-lingual, Vol 96 – Traditional Korea’s Lost Faces)score-2score-0score-0score-0score-0
Ko UnLittle Pilgrim
Ku Hyo-seoRelics (Bi-lingual, Vol 78 – Fate)
Kwon Yeo-sunSpring Night (Bi-lingual, Vol 55 – Family)
An Unknown Realm (K-Fiction 020)
Lee Dae-hwanSlow Bullet (Bi-lingual, Vol 17 – Liberty)CM
Lee Dong-haA Toy CityCM
Toy City
Shrapnel and Other Stories: Selected Stories of Dong-ha Lee
Outside the Door (Bi-lingual, Vol 53 – Family)
Lee Geum-yiCan’t I go instead?
The Picture Bride
Lee Gun-samA Grand Retreat and Other Plays
Lee Hye-kyungA House on the Road
And Then the Festival (Bi-lingual, Vol 54 – Family)
Lee Jang-wookOld Man River (K-Fiction 011)TM
Stranger than Paradise
Lee Ji-minMarilyn and Mescore-2score-0score-0score-0score-0LKL
Lee JuckOne Day
JM LeeThe Investigationscore-2score-2score-0score-0score-0LKLCMTM
The Boy who Escaped Paradisescore-2score-2score-2score-1score-0LKL
Painter of the Wind
Broken Summer
Lee Ki-hoKwon Sun-chan and Nice People (K-Fiction 012)CMTM
At Least we can Apologizescore-2score-2score-2score-2score-1LKLCMTM
So Far, and Yet So Near (Bi-lingual, Vol 58 – Humour)
Lee Kyun-youngThe Other Side of Dark RemembranceCM
Lee KyungDust Star (Bi-lingual, Vol 50 – Diaspora)
Lee Kyung-jaLosing a Sister (Bi-lingual, Vol 76 – Fate)CM
Lee Mu-youngFarmers
Lee Myung-jinRagnarokscore-2score-2score-2score-0score-0LKL
Lee OisooGrand Master (Bi-lingual, Vol 81 – Aesthetic Priests)
Lee OyoungThe General’s Beard: Two Novellas
Philip Onho LeeOlympic Boulevard
Lee Seung-uMagnolia Park (Bi-lingual, Vol 22 – Love and Love Affairs)
The Reverse Side of Lifescore-2score-2score-2score-1score-0
The Private Life of PlantsTM
Lee Sun-wonLooking for a Horse (Bi-lingual, Vol 82 – Aesthetic Priests)
Lee Yun-taekFour Contemporary Korean Plays
Ma Yeong-shinMoms
Dolki MinWalking Practice
Na Do-hyangSamnyong the Mute (Bi-lingual, Vol 97 – Traditional Korea’s Lost Faces)
Nam Jung-hyunLand of Excrement (Bi-lingual, Vol 28 – South and North)CM
O Se-yeongBuja’s Diary
O Yong-suThe Good People: Korean StoriesCM
Seaside Village (Bi-lingual, Vol 100 – Traditional Korea’s Lost Faces)
Oh Han-kiMy Clint Eastwood (K-Fiction 004)CMTM
Oh Jung-heeThe Birdscore-2score-1score-0score-0score-0LKLTM
Chinatown (Bi-lingual, Vol 11 – Women)
River of Fire and Other StoriesTM
Chinatown (Modern Korean Short Stories)
Oh Soo-yeonI Am Food (Bi-lingual, Vol 66 – Discovering Everyday Life)
Oh Tae-seokThe Metacultural Theater of Oh T’ae-Sok: Five Plays from the Korean Avant-garde
Paek Nam-nyongFriendscore-2score-2score-2score-2score-0LKLTM
Pahk Yon-heeThe Man she Loved
Paik Ga-huimPuy, Thuy, Whatever (Bi-lingual, Vol 65 – Relationship)
Pak ChiwonThe Novels of Park Jiwon: Translation of Overlooked Worlds
Pak Chong-whaKing Sejong: A Novel
Pak Pom-sinThe Fragrant Well (Bi-lingual, Vol 38 – Tradition)
Pak Tae-wonA Day in the Life of Kubo the Novelist (Bi-lingual, Vol 93 – Colonial Intellectuals Turned “Idiots”)
Scenes from Ch’onggye Stream
Park Duk-kyuThe Rabbit’s Tale 2020score-2score-0score-0score-0score-0
Park Hyoung-suArpan (K-Fiction 002)TM
Park Joong-kiShaman Warrior
Park Kyung-niLand (Vols 1, 2 and 3)score-2score-1score-0score-0score-0LKL
The Curse of Kim’s Daughtersscore-2score-0score-0score-0score-0LKL
Land (Vol 1)
Park Min-gyuIs That So? I’m a Giraffe (Bi-lingual, Vol 34 – Seoul)
Dinner with Buffett (K-Fiction 001)CMTM
Pavane for a Dead Princessscore-2score-2score-2score-2score-0LKLTM
Park Sang-ryoongAkeldama (Bi-lingual, Vol 41 – Avant Garde)CM
Park Sang-youngLove in the Big Cityscore-2score-2score-2score-2score-1
Park SangseekLand of Tears
Park SeongwonWhat Makes a City
Park Wan-suhWas that Mountain Really There?
Three Days in That AutumnCM
Mother’s Stake I (Bi-lingual, Vol 4 – Division)CM
Who Ate Up All the Shinga?score-2score-2score-2score-1score-0LKLTM
My Very Last Possession and Other Stories
The Naked Tree
A Sketch of the Fading Sun
Lonesome Youscore-2score-2score-2score-2score-2LKLCMTM
Weathered Blossom (bilingual)CM
PlusHanami International Love Story
Pu Hee-ryoungFlowers (Bi-lingual, Vol 69 – Discovering Everyday Life)
Pyun Hye-youngThe Holescore-2score-2score-2score-2score-0LKLTM
Evening Proposalscore-2score-2score-2score-2score-0LKLTM
City of Ash and Redscore-2score-2score-2score-1score-0LKL
The Law of Linesscore-2score-2score-2score-0score-0LKL
The Canning Factory (Bi-lingual, Vol 68 – Discovering Everyday Life)score-2score-2score-2score-2score-0LKL
Holiday Home (K-Fiction 028)
Seo Chong-inThree Days of Autumn, 1948 (Bi-lingual, Vol 36 – Tradition)
Seo HajinHong GildongCM
A Good Family
Seo Jang-wonHappy Together (K-Fiction 029)
Seo MiaeThe Only Childscore-2score-2score-2score-0score-0LKL
Seo Su-jinGold Rush (K-Fiction 030)
Seo Young-eunA Walk In The Mountains (bilingual)
Shin Kyung-sookThe Girl who Wrote Lonelinessscore-2score-2score-2score-0score-0LKLTM
The Place Where the Harmonium Was (Bi-lingual, Vol 12 – Women)CM
I’ll be right therescore-2score-2score-0score-0score-0LKLCMTM
The Court DancerTM
Please Look After Motherscore-2score-2score-2score-1score-0LKLTM
Shin Sang-ungThree Voices at MidnightCM
Our Friend’s Homecoming (Bi-lingual, Vol 9 – Industrialization)CM
Sohn Jang-soonA Floating City on the Water
Sohn So-hiThe Wind from the South
Sohn Won-pyungApril Snow (K-Fiction 021)
Son Bo-miHot Air Balloon (K-Fiction 003)CMTM
Son Chang-seopRainy Days (Bi-lingual, Vol 109 – Korea After the Korean War)
Son Hong-kyuThe Muslim Butcher
Tuesday River (Bi-lingual, Vol 80 – Fate)
Song Ki-wonA Journey under the Moonlight (Bi-lingual, Vol 39 – Tradition)
Song KijoDebasement and Other Stories
Song SokzeThe Amusing Lifescore-2score-2score-2score-2score-0LKL
In the Shade of the Oleander (Bi-lingual, Vol 40 – Tradition)
Song YongDiary of a Vagabond
Drumbeat (Bi-lingual, Vol 71 – Taboo and Desire)
Suh Ki-wonThe Image of Virgin Mary in Chosun White Porcelain
The Ma Rok BiographiesCM
Trad / anonUnyŏng-jŏn: A Love Affair at the Royal Palace of Chosŏn Korea
The Record of the Black Dragon Year
Traditional Korean Theatre
The Story of Hong Gildongscore-2score-2score-2score-2score-0LKLTM
The Foresight of Dark Knowing: Chŏng Kam Nok and Insurrectionary Prognostication in Pre-Modern Korea
The Song of Ch’unhyang: Musical Text as compiled by Master Singer Kim Yŏn-su
The Korean Singer of Talesscore-2score-2score-2score-2score-0
The Tale of Cho Ungscore-2score-2score-2score-2score-1TM
Woo Da-youngChang-mo (K-Fiction 025)
Yang Gui-jaRustCMTM
The poet of Wonmi-dong (Bi-lingual, Vol 10 – Industrialization)CM
Strength from Sorrow
A Distant and Beautiful PlaceTM
Yeon Sang-hoThe Hellbound
Yi Cheong-junThe Wounded (Bi-lingual, Vol 1 – Division)CM
Two Stories From Korea: The Wounded & The Abjectscore-2score-2score-2score-2score-0
Seopyeonje, the Southerners’ Songsscore-2score-2score-2score-2score-2
The Snowy Road (bilingual)CM
The Prophet and Other Storiesscore-2score-2score-2score-2score-1
The WoundedCM
Your Paradisescore-2score-2score-2score-2score-0
Yi Deok-muThe Aphorisms of Yi Deok-mu: Musings of a Grateful Reader
Yi Ho-cheolPanmunjom and Other Stories
Panmunjom (Bi-lingual, Vol 26 – South and North)
Southerners, Northerners
Yi Hyo-seokLeaves of Grass (Bi-lingual, Vol 103 – Before and After Liberation)
Endless Blue SkyTM
Yi In-hwaEverlasting Empirescore-2score-2score-2score-2score-1LKL
Yi In-seongOn You (Bi-lingual, Vol 43 – Avant Garde)
Yi Kang-baekAllegory of Survival: The Theater of Kang-baek Lee
Yi Kwang-suKashil and Best Essays by Yi Kwang-su
The Soilscore-2score-2score-2score-2score-1LKLTM
Mujong (The Heartless): Yi Kwang-Su and Modern Literaturescore-2score-2score-2score-2score-1TM
Yi Mun-guA Brief Biography of Yuja (Bi-lingual, Vol 37 – Tradition)
Yi Mun-yolPilon’s Pig (Bi-lingual, Vol 16 – Liberty)CMTM
Twofold Song (bilingual)
The Poetscore-2score-2score-2score-2score-0LKLCMTM
Hail To The Emperor!
Meeting with my brotherTM
Son of ManTM
Appointment with my brotherCMTM
Our Twisted Heroscore-2score-2score-0score-0score-0LKLTM
Lee BeomseonA Stray Bullet (Bi-lingual, Vol 110 – Korea After the Korean War)
Yi RyukKorean Folk Tales: Imps, Ghosts and Fairies
Yi SangThe WingsCM
Wings (Bi-lingual, Vol 91 – Colonial Intellectuals Turned “Idiots”)score-2score-0score-0score-0score-0
Yi Tae-junDust and other storiesTM
An Idiot’s Delight (Bi-lingual, Vol 98 – Traditional Korea’s Lost Faces)
Yom Sang-seopTwo Bankruptcies (Bi-lingual, Vol 102 – Before and After Liberation)
Three Generationsscore-2score-2score-2score-2score-1LKLTM
Yoon Jung-moFather and Son (Bi-lingual, Vol 77 – Fate)
Yoon Sung-heeBurying a Treasure Map at the U-turn (Bi-lingual, Vol 64 – Relationship)
Yoon YeorimIt’s OK, Slow Lizard
Youn Dae-nyeongSong of Everlasting Spring (Bi-lingual, Vol 83 – Aesthetic Priests)
Between Heaven and Earth
Yu Chi-jinKorean Drama Under Japanese Occupation
Three Plays: The Cow – The Mud Hut – The Donkey
Yu Chin-oLecturer Kim and Professor T (Bi-lingual, Vol 92 – Colonial Intellectuals Turned “Idiots”)
Yun Heung-gilThe Rainy SpellCM
The Man Who Was Left as Nine Pairs of Shoes (Bi-lingual, Vol 8 – Industrialization)CM
Yun Hu-myeongWith the Love for the Stars (Bi-lingual, Vol 21)
The Love of Dunhuang
Yun I-hyeongDanny (K-fiction 007)TM
Bloody-Sunday (Bi-lingual, Vol 70 – Discovering Everyday Life)
Yun Ko-eunThe Disaster Touristscore-2score-2score-2score-2score-0LKL
Table for One: Stories
Yun Mi-kyungBride of the Water God
Yun Young-suLove, Hopelessly (Bi-lingual, Vol 62 – Relationship)

We think the above list is pretty comprehensive as at July 2021, though we might have missed a couple in the back catalogue. Help keep this resource complete and up-to-date by letting us know of Korean fiction titles in English translation that aren’t listed above.