Lee Tae-Jun 1904-1956(?)

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Lee Tae-Jun 1904-1956(?)


Born 1904, in Korea; died c. 1956.



Awards, Honors

Korean Children's Book of the Year award, and Baeksang Publishing Award (Korea), both for Waiting for Mama.


Waiting for Mama (bilingual English-Hangeul; originally published in a Korean newspaper, 1938), 1948, with illustrations by Kim Dong-Seong, afterword by Andreas Schirmer, translated by Eun Hee Chun, North-South Books (New York, NY), 2007.

Author's work also published in German.

Biographical and Critical Sources


Kirkus Reviews, July 15, 2007, review of Waiting for Mama.

School Library Journal, September, 2007, Mary Hazelton, review of Waiting for Mama, p. 168.