Paul Yoon

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Paul Yoon was born in New York City. His first book was the story collection Once the Shore. It was selected as a New York Times Notable Book, a Best Debut Fiction by National Public Radio, and won the Asian American Literary Award and the 5 under 35 award from the National Book Foundation.

Photograph by Peter Yoon

Books by this Author

Snow Hunters
Snow Hunters Special Signed Edition
Simon & Schuster 2013 Fiction Sampler


Paul Yoon on the inspiration for SNOW HUNTERS

In this elegant and highly anticipated debut novel, a Korean War refugee must confront the wreckage of his past as he begins a new life in Brazil.