Yeonmi Park is a human rights activist who was born in North Korea. She is also the author of While Time Remains: A North Korean Defector's Search for Freedom in America. A graduate of Columbia University, she lives in New York City.
"One of the most harrowing stories I have ever heard - and one of
the most inspiring." - The Bookseller
"An eloquent, wrenchingly honest work that vividly represents the plight of many North Koreans." -Kirkus Reviews
"Park's remarkable and inspiring story shines a light on a country whose inhabitants live in misery beyond comprehension. Park's important memoir showcases the strength of the human spirit and one young woman's incredible determination to never be hungry again." -Publishers Weekly