3 Bubble Teas, Doubleday Canada, Fiction, Kevin Kwan, Retelling, Review, Romance

Advance Review: Sex and Vanity by Kevin Kwan

Sex and Vanity by Kevin Kwan

Published by Doubleday Canada on June 30th, 2020

Genres: Fiction, Retelling, Romance

Pages: 336

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“But I see you. I see the beauty inside you, and also your sadness, your fears, your flaws. I see exactly who you are and I love you for all those things, Lucie.”


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5 Bubble Teas, Doubleday Canada, Memoir, Non-Fiction, Review, Trevor Noah

Born a Crime: Stories From a South African Childhood by Trevor Noah

Born a Crime: Stories From a South African Childhood by Trevor Noah

Published by Doubleday Canada on November 15th, 2016

Genres: Memoir, Non-Fiction

Pages: 288

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“We tell people to follow their dreams, but you can only dream of what you can imagine, and, depending on where you come from, your imagination can be quite limited.”


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3.5 Bubble Teas, Doubleday Canada, Erin Morgenstern, Fantasy, Review, Romance

The Starless Sea by Erin Morgenstern

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The Starless Sea by Erin Morgenstern

Published by Doubleday Canada on November 5th, 2019

Genres: Fantasy, Romance

Pages: 498

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“Not all stories speak to all listeners, but all listeners can find a story that does, somewhere, sometime. In one form or another.”


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3.5 Bubble Teas, Doubleday Canada, Jill Heinerth, Memoir, Non-Fiction, Review

Into the Planet by Jill Heinerth

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Into the Planet by Jill Heinerth

Published by Doubleday Canada on September 10th, 2019

Genres: Memoir, Non-Fiction

Pages: 288

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“If I die, it will be in the most glorious place that nobody has ever seen.”


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5 Bubble Teas, Doubleday Canada, Historical Fiction, Literary Fiction, Review, Taylor Jenkins Reid

Daisy Jones & The Six by Taylor Jenkins Reid

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Daisy Jones and the Six by Taylor Jenkins Reid

Published by Doubleday Canada on March 5th, 2019

Genres: Historical Fiction, Literary Fiction

Pages: 368

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“I had absolutely no interest in being somebody else’s muse.
I am not a muse.
I am the somebody.
End of fucking story.”


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