Thursday, June 03, 2010

Rhombus-Remixed!

So here's a copy of My Life as a Rhombus:


And here's a copy of My Life as a Rhombus. In Korean.


This ranks pretty high on the "things I never thought would happen" list.

I love how both covers show show a girl covering her mouth with her hand, though I have no idea whether that's Sarah or Rhonda on the Korean Cover.

But my favorite, favorite, favorite part of the Korean verion, by far, is the interior art:

Here's "Congruence":



And here's "Remainders":


So just being curious...does anyone speak/read Korean?

(And FYI - my official blog address has changed. It's now http://blog.varianjohnson.com)

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10 Comments:

Anonymous Jessica Leader said...

Holy cow! That's so cool! And huge congratulations!!

6/03/2010 11:29 PM  
Blogger Alan Gratz said...

I totally can't read a word that says.

6/03/2010 11:52 PM  
Anonymous Sue LaNeve said...

So exciting, V!!! Just finished reading Saving Maddie (still reading a few books at one time.) Sad to see it end as I was enjoying the interactions. Will there be another sequel?

6/04/2010 6:48 AM  
Blogger brian yansky said...

Very cool, Varian. Can you bring a copy to show on Saturday?

6/04/2010 7:26 AM  
Blogger Blythe said...

That is just fantastic. Thanks to you, I'm smiling.

6/04/2010 8:44 AM  
Blogger MissAttitude said...

Sadly I don't speak Korean =/

But that is so awesome! The Korean cover has a cuter feel to it. I love the illustrations inside :)

6/07/2010 11:13 PM  
Blogger Hannah S said...

I started and finished Saving Maddie today, and I really loved every single page! Thanks so much for it!
Oh and your book in Korean is super awesome.
I DO read and speak Korean, though, I'm only okay at it... maybe I can pick up the Korean version sometime and practice? :)
Love, Hannah

6/29/2010 12:35 AM  
Blogger tanita davis said...

WOW! Korean!!!!
Go, you!

7/05/2010 12:09 PM  
Anonymous Shana Burg said...

Varian,

That is so amazing! Congrats. Uber cool.

Shana

7/09/2010 2:36 PM  
Blogger Heather Anastasiu said...

That's so cool seeing your book in another language! Btw, I really enjoyed meeting you on Saturday at the SCBWI meeting, I'm so stoked to be among such steller company as an Austin YA writer!

3/06/2011 6:25 PM  

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