Book Review · Young Adult

Chinglish; Review

🌟🌟🌟 / 5 Chinglish by Sue Cheung Goodreads | Book Depository Synopsis (from Goodreads) It is difficult trying to talk in our family cos: a) Grandparents don’t speak English at all b) Mum hardly speaks any English c) Me, Bonny and Simon hardly speak Chinese d) Dad speaks Chinese and good English – but doesn’t… Continue reading Chinglish; Review

Book Review · Young Adult

The Starlight Watchmaker; Review

🌟🌟🌟🌟🌟 / 5 The Starlight Watchmaker by Lauren James Goodreads | Book Depository Synopsis (from Goodreads) Wealthy students from across the galaxy come to learn at the prestigious academy where Hugo toils as a watchmaker. But he is one of the lucky ones. Many androids like him are jobless and homeless. Someone like Dorian could… Continue reading The Starlight Watchmaker; Review

Blog Tour · Book Review · Young Adult

The Kingdom; Review

🌟🌟🌟 / 5 The Kingdom by Jess Rothenberg Goodreads | Book Depository Synopsis (from Goodreads) Glimmering like a jewel behind its gateway, The Kingdom is an immersive fantasy theme park where guests soar on virtual dragons, castles loom like giants, and bioengineered species--formerly extinct--roam free. Ana is one of seven Fantasists, beautiful "princesses" engineered to… Continue reading The Kingdom; Review

Book Review · Young Adult

The Black Flamingo; Review

🌟🌟🌟🌟🌟 / 5 The Black Flamingo by Dean Atta Goodreads | Book Depository For day 10 of #PrideLibrary19 Authors of colour, I'm reviewing an upcoming LGBTQ+ novel by an #OwnVoices author of colour. Synopsis A story told through verse of a mixed-race boy's journey to becoming a confident, gay, young man. A journey of discovering… Continue reading The Black Flamingo; Review