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After the first virtual day of the hybrid US Book Show started with highlighting librarians and AAPI sessions, the in-person programming began at NYU’s Kimmel Center the following day. In its third year, the US Book show features rich editorial panels and author panels highlighting Fall 2023 books that represent a wide variety of titles…


Last week, the hybrid US Book Show kicked off with an AAPI sessions special livestreaming event on the afternoon of its first day. AAPI Communities in Conversation featured authors, creators, and librarians and focused on Asian American and Pacific Islander (AAPI) voices, books, cultures, and experiences. The program is a collaborative effort from the University…

News & Updates

I’ve been trying to be more active on Bookstagram recently! Since May also happens to be AAPI Heritage Month, it was important for me to highlight books by Asian authors in all these new posts.


Bookstores like Kinokuniya and B&N offer discounts and benefits through membership cards. Are they worth it?


Sometimes it’s helpful to reminisce. I recently went through my old posts hoping for inspiration to create content again like I did before and it actually worked. Exactly five years ago, I made a desktop wallpaper for March 2018 releases. I’ve missed making things like that. So I made some more for my most anticipated…

Book Hauls

I first started my subscription to the Book of the Month box when I moved to New York. Back when I was living in the Philippines, subscribing to a US-based book subscription service meant paying for expensive international shipping fees. Living in the US as a grad student has been really challenging but I’m glad…

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