The 2017 Sabbatical Reading List

Ok, so here's the deal; I'm taking a six-week paid sabbatical from work and it starts TODAY. I work for a pretty awesome company that allows their long-standing employees to take a six-week paid vacation after five years of service. Well, I've been there for seven years so here's my reward. You must be wondering…

A Little Life by Hanya Yanagihara

I'm letting you know now that this is going to be a long one. I put a little "recommendation" as a "tl;dr," but I got a lot on my chest that I need to say. Synopsis (from Goodreads.com) When four classmates from a small Massachusetts college move to New York to make their way, they're…

The Wangs vs. The World by Jade Chang – Book Review

I think the last time I read a book by an Asian woman it was Amy Tan. When you're growing up in the 90s in America, there's not a lot of stories that feature Asian characters. All I had was The Joy Luck Club and that was pretty much it. Nowadays, you can read so many…