Sparkling Promises, Book of Mike
American Teen Coming of Age In South Korea
This book can be downloaded and read in Apple Books on your Mac or iOS device.
Stephen Michael White, murdered during the Anti-US Beef Riots of 2008 in South Korea, has been memorialized in this text. Born 1993 in Clyde North Carolina, this young Mountaineer grew up on ASU's campus in Boone. This first book in the Sparkling Promises series presents the life of 'Mike' up to his suspicious drowning in a South Korean sauna. The police investigation and court case are presented in the second book, while the third exposes the underworld of ESL in South Korea.