standalone reviews | natalie tan’s book of luck & fortune, vanessa yu’s magical paris tea shop, sophie go’s lonely hearts club – roselle lim

Hello! Since I've finished up Sophie Go's Lonely Hearts Club by Roselle Lim recently, I wanted to do a combine review on her books that I've read. I always have such a fun time reading Roselle Lim's magical realism/contemporary novels that focus on the individual's growth than anything else. Hope you enjoy these reviews! Navigate… Continue reading standalone reviews | natalie tan’s book of luck & fortune, vanessa yu’s magical paris tea shop, sophie go’s lonely hearts club – roselle lim

blog tour + arc review | well, that was unexpected – jesse q. sutanto

Well, That Was Unexpected by Jesse Q. Sutanto Series: Well, That Was Unexpected #1Expected publication: September 27, 2022 by Delacorte PressAge Range: Young AdultGenre: Contemporary, RomanceRep: Indonesian-Chinese cast, f/f pairing Rating: ★★★★ Synopsis: After Sharlot Citra's mother catches her in a compromising position, she finds herself whisked away from LA to her mother's native Indonesia. It'll be… Continue reading blog tour + arc review | well, that was unexpected – jesse q. sutanto

blog tour + arc review | the final gambit – jennifer lynn barnes

The Final Gambit by Jennifer Lynn Barnes Series: The Inheritance Games #3Expected publication: August 30, 2022 by Little, Brown Books for Young ReadersAge Range: Young AdultGenre: Contemporary, Mystery, Romance Rating: ★★★★ Synopsis: Avery’s fortune, life, and loves are on the line in the game that everyone will be talking about.To inherit billions, all Avery Kylie… Continue reading blog tour + arc review | the final gambit – jennifer lynn barnes

akemi dawn bowman: starfish, summer bird blue, harley in the sky | standalone reviews

Hello! Akemi Dawn Bowman is one of the authors that writes the most heartfelt contemporary novels. Her standalone releases–Starfish, Summer Bird Blue, and Harley in the Sky–each made me cry at least once. There was just so much heart in the books that made me feel greatly for the main characters. Here are my thoughts… Continue reading akemi dawn bowman: starfish, summer bird blue, harley in the sky | standalone reviews

mary h.k. choi: emergency contact, permanent record, yolk | standalone reviews

Hello! Today's post is all about Mary H.K. Choi's releases up till now which consists of her standalone: Emergency Contact, Permanent Record, and Yolk. I read her debut in 2018 and it left quite an impression on me. As of now, I think Yolk is probably my favorite. Navigate through this post with the titles… Continue reading mary h.k. choi: emergency contact, permanent record, yolk | standalone reviews

hanna alkaf: the weight of our sky, the girl and the ghost, queen of the tiles | standalone reviews

– Reviews for standalone novels by Hanna Alkaf –☁︎ The Weight of Our Sky | 👻 The Girl and the Ghost | 👑 Queen of the Tiles ☁︎☁︎☁︎☁︎☁︎ The Weight of Our Sky by Hanna Alkaf StandalonePublished February 5th 2019 by Salaam ReadsAge Range: Young AdultGenre: Historical FictionRepresentation: Malaysian cast, MC with OCD Rating: ★★★★★ Synopsis: A music-loving teen… Continue reading hanna alkaf: the weight of our sky, the girl and the ghost, queen of the tiles | standalone reviews

dial a for aunties, four aunties and a wedding – jesse q. sutanto | duology review

Dial A for Aunties by Jesse Q. Sutanto Series: Aunties #1Published April 27th 2021 by BerkleyAge Range: AdultGenre: Contemporary, Mystery, RomanceRepresentation: Indonesian-Chinese cast Rating: ★★★★ Synopsis: A hilariously quirky novel that is equal parts murder mystery, rom-com, and a celebration of mothers and daughters as well as a deep dive into Chinese-Indonesian culture, by debut… Continue reading dial a for aunties, four aunties and a wedding – jesse q. sutanto | duology review

sarah kuhn: i love you so mochi & from little tokyo, with love | standalone reviews

I Love You So Mochi by Sarah Kuhn StandalonePublished May 28th 2019 by ScholasticAge Range: Young AdultGenre: Contemporary, RomanceRepresentation: Japanese-American MC, Japanese LI Rating: ★★★★ Synopsis: Kimi Nakamura loves a good fashion statement.She's obsessed with transforming everyday ephemera into Kimi Originals: bold outfits that make her and her friends feel like the Ultimate versions of… Continue reading sarah kuhn: i love you so mochi & from little tokyo, with love | standalone reviews

jennifer yen: a taste for love & love, decoded | standalone reviews

A Taste for Love by Jennifer Yen StandalonePublished February 2nd 2021 by RazorbillAge Range: Young AdultGenre: Contemporary, RomanceRep: Taiwanese-American cast, bisexual Taiwanese-American SC Rating: ★★★★★ Synopsis: To her friends, high school senior Liza Yang is nearly perfect. Smart, kind, and pretty, she dreams big and never shies away from a challenge. But to her mom,… Continue reading jennifer yen: a taste for love & love, decoded | standalone reviews

the hawthorne legacy – jennifer lynn barnes | blog tour + arc review

The Hawthorne Legacy by Jennifer Lynn Barnes Series: The Inheritance Games #2Expected publication September 7, 2021Age Range: Young AdultGenre: Mystery, Contemporary Rating: ★★★★ Synopsis: The Inheritance Games ended with a bombshell, and now heiress Avery Grambs has to pick up the pieces and find the man who might hold the answers to all of her questions… Continue reading the hawthorne legacy – jennifer lynn barnes | blog tour + arc review