#YARC Update and TBR

Here is my sign-up post I didn't do an update for January because I only read one book by an Asian author, so here I go with something barely better. The books I read: The Emperor of all Maladies Girls of Paper and Fire What happened? I got stuck in the library hole. In January …

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Why don’t you read our books? (when I don’t read them either)

In 2009, the French publisher Michel Lafon announced that they would be publishing a new edition of the Quebec best seller series Le journal d'Aurélie Laflamme. That news made my day, a book that I loved would be read by more people and they would get to learn about our education system, the slang we use …

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Review Ask the Passenger

Ask the Passengers by A.S. King October 2012 Hardcover, 304 pages Rep: lesbian, gay, depression, anxiety, black love interest CW: biphobia (unchallenged), fatphobia (unchallenged), homophobia (including slurs, being outed and violent threats), bullying, substance abuse, emotional abuse   Goodreads synopsis Astrid Jones desperately wants to confide in someone, but her mother's pushiness and her father's lack …

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