August’s Reading Wrap-Up (2018)

Good morning bibliophiles and otaku friends! I hope that your Saturday morning is off to a good start so far. My weekend will be spent doing homework and working, which means I’ll be reading and writing a lot. However, I don’t mind at all as I love doing both of those things! August was a…

American Panda by Gloria Chao – Book Review 🐼

American Panda by Gloria Chao is an #OwnVoices Taiwanese-American young adult contemporary novel about a seventeen-year-old MIT freshman named Mei. We follow Mei on her journey through the struggles that she has, pertaining specifically to obeying parental expectations—such as her becoming a doctor and marrying a smart Taiwanese boy with good prospects—versus pursuing her own…