CAROL ROH SPAULDING
Winner of the Flannery O’Connor Award for Short Fiction
(University of Georgia Press, September 15, 2023)
This is an absolutely lovely book—quietly affecting, crystalline stories that build in radiance and astonishing power. Waiting for Mr. Kim is a wondrous achievement.
—Don Lee, author of Yellow and The Partition
Recent winner of the prestigious Flannery O’Connor Award for Short Fiction, “Waiting” will quietly pull you in and knock you out.
— Joan Frank, San Francisco Chronicle
Stories that reside in the tension between what it means to be Asian and American.
"Art hurts. Art urges voyages - and it is easier to stay at home."