Book Review (ARC): These Violent Delights by Chloe Gong

How do I even begin to describe Chloe Gong and her masterpiece that is These Violent Delights? Chloe’s debut novel was one that I’ve been highly anticipating since its initial announcement in early 2019. The story’s beautiful prose, atmospheric setting, and heartbreaking romance make it an absolute must-read, and I cannot wait for November 2021 […]

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Book Review (ARC): A Pho Love Story by Loan Le

CAUTION: don’t read this book while hungry because you will find yourself craving a warm bowl of pho, savory egg rolls, crispy banh xeo, and so much more.   Filled with the most delicious food descriptions and a sweet romance, A Pho Love Story explores the complexities of family expectations and forming your own identity. Through […]

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Chain of Iron by Cassandra Clare // Exclusive Trailer Reveal

Hello, friends! ✨ Today is a very exciting day on the blog because I am revealing the ~exclusive~ book trailer for Chain of Iron by Cassandra Clare. *cue fangirling* I started reading Cassie’s books over 10+ years ago?? in middle school so being able to collaborate with Simon Teen and Cassandra Clare is a dream […]

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Book Review (ARC): Shine by Jessica Jung

Alexa, play “Into the New World” by Girl’s Generation. Let me begin this review by stating that Girl’s Generation (also known as SNSD or Sonyeo Sidae) was the first K-Pop group that I ever loved. I started listening to their music in 2009 when I was still in primary school, and when Jessica left the […]

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Subtle Asian Book Club: February 2021 Selection

Welcome back to another post for  “subtle asian book club”, a book club centered around reading books written by Asian authors! Alexandra from Twirling Pages and I are super excited to announce this month’s choice. 💖 What is “subtle asian book club”? Named after the popular meme page,  “subtle asian traits”, our book club brings together readers […]

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