A Little Star Still Shines Brightly
Essays by So Yun
Translated by Ronel Ortil Laranjo
Published: 2021 (original), 2022 (English version)
276 pages | 500 grams | 6 by 7.5 inches
Have you ever felt like you're not enough?
Do you constantly seek validation from other people, even from those that don't matter to you?
South Korea’s bestselling author, So Yoon, helps you to answer these questions by inspiring you to find the courage to love your imperfect self, let go of your insecurities, and cherish the people you love through a comforting and empowering collection of essays as you navigate your way through life, love, relationships, hardships, healing and ultimately finding your self-worth.
In a world where comparisons never stop, A Little Star Still Shines Brightly illuminates a path of hope for you who’s having a hard time and lets you know that even if you’re a little star, you can still shine brightly.
South Korea’s #1 Bestselling Essay of 2021 is finally available in English!
✨ Filled with comforting and empowering essays about loving yourself; cherishing relationships with friends, family, and romantic partners; enduring hardships; and finding your own happiness.
✨ Beautiful photographs and illustrations
✨ Sold over 100,000 copies worldwide and translated into Indonesian
✨ First book to be ever written by renowned author, So Yoon
✨ Read and recommended by many Kpop idols and artists
“I like myself. Because I am being myself and because I live as myself”
This book is divided into four parts:
- Even Without a Right Answer, Life Shines – Self-worth and empowerment
- Can This Be Love? – Relationships with people that matter the most
- Our Growing Pains – Persevering through hardships
- What You Ask Me – Healing and acceptance
“When you need courage, and when you need strength, look at the night sky and think about these words: Like you who’s filled with love, like you who have strongly endured, a little star still shines brightly.