WRITER

Shin Kyung-sook

1963 - Today

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Kyung-sook Shin (born 12 January 1963) is a South Korean writer. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Shin Kyung-sook has received more than 80,250 page views. Her biography is available in 21 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 18 in 2019). Shin Kyung-sook is the 5,103rd most popular writer (down from 4,586th in 2019), the 297th most popular biography from South Korea (down from 201st in 2019) and the 9th most popular South Korean Writer.

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  • 80k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 54.70

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 21

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 5.48

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.48

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

Notable Works

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Among WRITERS

Among writers, Shin Kyung-sook ranks 5,103 out of 5,794Before her are Andreas Eschbach, Daniel Handler, Mary Oliver, Abby Mann, John Greenleaf Whittier, and Elizabeth Moon. After her are Iris Chang, Christoph Ransmayr, Ruskin Bond, Paolo Giordano, George Farquhar, and Robin Morgan.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1963, Shin Kyung-sook ranks 393Before her are Fito Páez, Aslan Bzhania, Ronny Rosenthal, Tracey Emin, Bakhytzhan Sagintayev, and Wendell Pierce. After her are Reb Beach, Peter Rufai, Martin Fowler, Jean-Marc Gounon, Pia Cramling, and Roland Nilsson.

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In South Korea

Among people born in South Korea, Shin Kyung-sook ranks 297 out of 774Before her are Ki Sung-yueng (1989), Claudia Kim (1985), Kim Bum (1989), Lee Min-jung (1982), Han Hye-jin (1981), and Lee Bo-young (1979). After her are Kim Nam-gil (1980), Seohyun (1991), Han Ga-in (1982), Yunho (1986), Eunhyuk (1986), and Irene (1991).

Among WRITERS In South Korea

Among writers born in South Korea, Shin Kyung-sook ranks 9Before her are Yu Kil-chun (1856), Heo Nanseolheon (1563), Na Hye-sok (1896), Uhwudong (1430), Yun Seondo (1587), and Han Kang (1970).