Sesuatu Yang Hilang || A Book Review / Ulasan Buku

Sesuatu Yang Hilang Author: Anna Lee Publisher: Prolog Media Released: 2020 Genre: Fiction, Contemporary Pages: 422 Format: Paperback Characters: Mikha, Ben, Ibra, Nora, Nayan, Shuwan, … Malay “HIKMAH ATAU BENCANA?” Bagi Mikha Mikhail kehidupannya sudah sempurna.Ada ibu yang menyayanginya; dapat bekerja di syarikat idamannya dan ada dua orang BFF yang sehati sejiwa. Namun, semuanya berubah pada … More Sesuatu Yang Hilang || A Book Review / Ulasan Buku

Once Upon An Eid: A Book for All Muslim Kids (and Non-Muslims too) || A Book Review

Once Upon An Eid (ARC) Editors: S.K. Ali and Aisha Saeed Publisher: Amulet Books Released: May 5th, 2020 Genre: Fiction, Middle Grade/ Children Pages: 272 Format: e-ARC (Netgalley) Once Upon an Eid is a collection of short stories that showcases the most brilliant Muslim voices writing today, all about the most joyful holiday of the year: … More Once Upon An Eid: A Book for All Muslim Kids (and Non-Muslims too) || A Book Review

Big Sister, Little Sister, Red Sister: My Very First Political Biography Book || A Book Review

Big Sister, Little Sister, Red Sister Author: Jung Chang Publisher:  Jonathan Cape Released: October 17th, 2019 Genre: Biography, Historical Pages: 374 Format: Paperback Historical figures mentioned: Ching Ling, May Ling, Ei Ling, Sun Yat Sen, Chiang Kai Shek, … The best-known modern Chinese fairy tale is the story of three sisters from Shanghai, who for … More Big Sister, Little Sister, Red Sister: My Very First Political Biography Book || A Book Review

My Sister, the Serial Killer: WTF? || A Book Review

My Sister, the Serial Killer Author: Oyinkan Braithwaite Publisher:  Doubleday Released: November 28th, 2018 Genre: Fiction, Thriller Pages: 202 Format: e-book Characters: Korede, Ayoola, Tade, … “Femi makes three, you know. Three and they label you a serial killer.” Korede is bitter. How could she not be? Her sister, Ayoola, is many things: the favorite child, the … More My Sister, the Serial Killer: WTF? || A Book Review

How We Disappeared: An Important Story of Comfort Women || A Book Review

How We Disappeared Author: Jing-Jing Lee Publisher:  Oneworld Publications Released: February 6th, 2020 Genre: Historical fiction Pages: 352 Format: Paperback Characters: Ng Wang Di, Chia Soon Wei, Kevin Lim, … A novel set in Singapore about a woman who survived the Japanese occupation and a man who thought he had lost everything. Singapore, 1942. As Japanese … More How We Disappeared: An Important Story of Comfort Women || A Book Review

Loveboat, Taipei: Is this Just Another Asian American Book? || Book Review

Loveboat, Taipei Author: Abigail Hing Wen Publisher:  HarperTeen Released: January 7th, 2020 Genre: Young Adult Contemporary, Romance Pages: 432 Format: Paperback Characters: Ever Wong, Rick Woo, Sophia Ha, Xavier Yeh, … “Our cousins have done this program,” Sophie whispers. “Best kept secret. Zerosupervision.” And just like that, Ever Wong’s summer takes an unexpected turn. Gone is Chien Tan, the strict educational … More Loveboat, Taipei: Is this Just Another Asian American Book? || Book Review

The Sky Is Mine by Amy Beashel Blog Tour || Book Review & Song of the Day by Author

The Sky Is Mine (ARC) Author: Amy Beashel Publisher:  Rock the Boat Released: February 6th, 2020 Genre: Young Adult Pages: 304 Format: Paperback (ARC) Characters: Izzy (Isabel), Steph (Stephanie), Daniel, Grace, … No one has ever asked Izzy what she wants. She’s about to change all that… In a house adept at sweeping problems under … More The Sky Is Mine by Amy Beashel Blog Tour || Book Review & Song of the Day by Author

The Heartsick Diaspora and other stories: Asian Representation Done Right || A Book Review

The Heartsick Diaspora and other stories (ARC) Author: Elaine Chiew Publisher: Penguin Random House SEA Released: January 23rd 2020 Genre: Fiction, Short stories Pages: 256 Format: Paperback The Heartsick Diaspora is a collection of short stories that feature mostly Singaporeans and Malaysians as the main characters. The stories’ settings range from ancient Asian myths to the … More The Heartsick Diaspora and other stories: Asian Representation Done Right || A Book Review