15 Asian-authored books featuring siblings

Hi, welcome back~ Taking a break from reviews, today's post is a recommendation list! With it being Asian and Pacific Islander (API) Heritage Month, I'm here with Asian-authored books featuring sibling relationships. In this list, some siblings are close while others are like strangers. Some relationships between the siblings are key aspects of the books… Continue reading 15 Asian-authored books featuring siblings

yolk – mary h.k. choi | review

Yolk by Mary H.K. Choi StandalonePublished March 2nd 2021 by Simon Schuster Books for Young ReadersAge Range: Young AdultGenre: Contemporary, Mental Health Representation: Korean-American MC and SCs Rating: ★★★★★ Synopsis: Jayne Baek is barely getting by. She shuffles through fashion school, saddled with a deadbeat boyfriend, clout-chasing friends, and a wretched eating disorder that she’s… Continue reading yolk – mary h.k. choi | review

2021 contemporary + some historical standalone (jan-jun) | on my radar #3

back again with another ON MY RADAR segment in which i talk and babble about books that i'm excited about. this time, it's standalone in the contemporary and historical genre that are releasing in the first half of 2021. the contemporary (romance) genre is one of my favorite books to read whenever i'm feel like… Continue reading 2021 contemporary + some historical standalone (jan-jun) | on my radar #3

permanent record – mary h. k. choi | review

Permanent Record by Mary H. K. ChoiStandalonePublished September 3rd 2019 by Simon & Schuster Books for Young ReadersGenre: contemporary, young adult, romance, ownvoices rating: ★★★ summary: After a year of college, Pablo is working at his local twenty-four-hour deli, selling overpriced snacks to brownstone yuppies. He’s dodging calls from the student loan office and he has… Continue reading permanent record – mary h. k. choi | review

emergency contact – mary h.k. choi | review + discussion

Emergency Contact by Mary H.K. ChoiStandalonePublished March 27th 2018 by Simon & Schuster Books for Young ReadersGenre: romance, contemporary, young adult links: Goodreads rating: ★★★★½ synopsis: For Penny Lee high school was a total nonevent. Her friends were okay, her grades were fine, and while she somehow managed to land a boyfriend, he doesn’t actually… Continue reading emergency contact – mary h.k. choi | review + discussion