Yellowface (Review) // A truly genius exploration of the publishing industry

Synopsis. [TBA] What would you steal for successes:  her face? her name? her skin?  Athena Liu is a literary darling. June Hayward is literally nobody. Who wants stories by basic white girls anyway? But now Athena is dead. And June has her unfinished manuscript… A darkly funny literary thriller from the New York Times bestselling … Continue reading Yellowface (Review) // A truly genius exploration of the publishing industry

If You Could See the Sun (Review) // A book that peered into my soul

No secret is safe. Alice Sun has always felt invisible at her elite Beijing international boarding school, where she’s the only scholarship student in a sea of über-wealthy classmates. But she has a plan: be top of the class, attend a prestigious university, secure a killer job, and finally lift her family out of poverty. … Continue reading If You Could See the Sun (Review) // A book that peered into my soul

June month-by-month // I blinked and it was July

In summary Oh look! A wrap-up that's actually on time? *averts eyes* As I'm writing this it's June 30, I finished my last assessment for the semester this morning at around 6.30am, and that means I'm officially on break!! Expect more bookish content coming soon; probably just reviews at first, but some are of titles … Continue reading June month-by-month // I blinked and it was July