Somewhere Inside

Somewhere Inside

One Sister's Captivity in North Korea and the Other's Fight to Bring Her Home

Book - 2010
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Baker & Taylor
Written by two sisters involved in an international incident, a harrowing account alternates between Lisa Ling's efforts to have her sister released from a North Korean prison and Laura Ling's experiences deep within the prison system of the world's most reclusive nation. 200,000 first printing.


Somewhere Inside is the electrifying, never-before-told story of Laura Ling’s capture by the North Koreans in March 2009, and the efforts of her sister, journalist Lisa Ling, to secure Laura’s release by former President Bill Clinton. This riveting true account of the first ever trial of an American citizen in North Korea’s highest court carries readers deep inside the world’s most secretive nation while it poignantly explores the powerful, inspiring bonds of sisterly love.

& Taylor

Presents an account that alternates between Laura Ling's experiences as a captive within the prison system of the North Korea, one of the world's most reclusive nations, and journalist Lisa Ling's efforts to have her sister released.

Publisher: New York : William Morrow, c2010
Edition: 1st ed
ISBN: 9780062000675
Branch Call Number: 365.45 L646s
Characteristics: xiv, 322 p. : ill., map ; 24 cm
Additional Contributors: Ling, Lisa


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Apr 30, 2018

@Seattle: Laura Ling will be appearing at McCaw Hall on May 7 (Monday) at 7:30 PM for a talk [price of admission is $30 - - $60].

Jul 08, 2010

Great book & an easy read. Very interesting perspective of North Korea.


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