The admiration, jealousy, friendship and mystery surrounding the two musical prodigies
- Book Intro
"I knew by intuition.
This person, this person's music will be forever. "
A masterpiece that has returned, the complete edition of 『The Ice Forest』
A masterpiece of fantasy novels that grabs readers with fluent sentences and a fascinating atmosphere. It is a monumental piece written by the author Ha Ji-eun. “The Ice Forest”, a mysterious fantasy based on classical music which is a rare writing subject in Korea is Ha Ji-eun's debut novel as an author. She, who has numerous fans for her beautiful writing style, is the lead of the second generation of fantasy literature, succeeded after 『Dragon Raja』 by Lee Young-do and Children of Runes” by Jeon Min-hee. The book has been out of print for a long time, and there have been constant inquiries from readers who wished the book to be reprinted. The book received constant attention from the readers, the used books were even traded 4 to 5 times the list price. The book's audiobook was made as a drama CD with professional voice actors participating in it. The book will be made as a webtoon (webanimation). The “The Ice Forest” audio drama, produced in high quality has been loved by many people. However it could not be purchased for a certain period as the book was out of print. Fans who have been trying to get an audiobook, by purchasing it second-hand are now spreading the delightful news that the audio CD will be opened to the public. It has also ranked the top notch in the Naver Best Audioclip Award as soon as the audiobook was released.
Ethan, city of music with a mysterious legend surrounding the ice forest.
Two musical prodigies who both have a strong desire for art, and a story of murder!
In the city where everyone loves music, violinist Anatoze Bayel, holds the title of the greatest Maestro three times in a row. Goyo de Morpe is a pianist who strives to be Bayel's one and only sincere audience. One day, a story of a terrible murder in the Ice Forest is heard to those who had both the desire and obsession towards music crossed in themselves. There was always Anatoze Bayel at the beginning and the end of this unprecedented murder, that happened in peaceful Ethan... … . Ha Ji-eun, the author's esthetic stroke will unfold a spectacular world of melody for you!
- About the Author
(English) Born in 1984, she graduated from the School of Electrical and Computer Engineering at the University of Seoul. She made her literary debut in 2008 with [Ice Tree Forest]. Her works include numerous novels and short stories such as [Sand Blood], [Mr. Boyd's Bizarre Mansion], [Rusty Moon], [Wilderness of the Arrogant], [Snow Lion and Summer], "Song for Me" and "Wolf Cub Howls Under Night Clouds".