Bae Myung-hun He started his literary career with Smart D, which won in the Short Story category of the Science Technology Literature Award in 2005. His short story collections include Tower and Hello, The Artificial Being!, and Sir Chancellor. His novels are Define Orbit, Decoy, The Proposal, Bombing of Good Restaurants, and The First Breath. He also wrote a children's story Squeaky's Very Important Assignment. Known for a wide scope of works ranging from genuine literature to genre literature, he has brought a breath of fresh air into Korean literary world.