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Staff Pick (Literature), by Anthony

Yellowface explores the impact of stereotypes and the misrepresentation of Asians in the entertainment industry. As a Chinese reader, I have encountered and experienced these stereotypes firsthand. The book sheds light on these issues and provides a platform for discussing the importance of authentic representation, challenging harmful stereotypes, and promoting diversity. It talks about cultural appropriation, the preservation of cultural heritage and the complexities of cultural identity. Through the characters’ journeys, I reflected on my own experiences navigating my Chinese heritage and the influences of the modern world. It helped me with my own cultural identity and resonated with me deeply, encouraging me to appreciate and protect the richness of Chinese culture. It reinforces the importance of passing down traditions, languages, and customs to future generations!

The No. 1 Sunday Times and New York Times bestseller from literary sensation R.F. Kuang*A Reese Witherspoon Book Club pick**Shortlisted for Waterstones Book of the Year*‘Propulsive’ SUNDAY TIMES‘Razor-sharp’ TIME‘A riot’ PANDORA SYKES‘Hard to put down, harder to forget’ STEPHEN KINGAthena Liu is a literary darling and June Hayward is literally nobody.White liesWhen Athena dies in a freak accident, June steals her unpublished manuscript and publishes it as her own under the ambiguous name Juniper Song.Dark humourBut as evidence threatens June’s stolen success, she will discover exactly how far she will go to keep what she thinks she deserves.Deadly consequences…What happens next is entirely everyone else’s fault.R.F. Kuang’s book ‘Yellowface’ was a #1 Sunday Times bestseller w/c 04-06-23R.F. Kuang’s book ‘Yellowface’ was a #5 New York Times bestseller w/c 04-06-23
Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers
Binding: Hardback
Publication date: 25 May 2023
Dimensions: 162 x 242 x 33 mm
ISBN: 9780008532772

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