ISBN: 978-89-255-9005-9 // ISBN: 9788925590059
Year of publication: 2021
Number of pages: 336
Country of origin: Korea
First volume of Whale Star, a Manhwa series written and illustrated by Na Yun Hui. This Manhwa takes us to 1926, when Japanese army has invaded Joseon. In this scenario, young Soo-a works for the Japanese people in order to get some money. One day, she will find at the beach an injured man named Eui-hyeon and she will decide to help him. Eui-hyeon will tell Soo-a the story of The Little Mermaid and she will fall in love with him identifying herself with the tale that she has listened. However, she ignores the fate that awaits to the main character of this tale.
A suitable reading for intermediate or advanced level students.