Tuesday, July 09, 2013

Blog Tour/Spotlight/Giveaway: Since You Asked by Maurene Goo

Title: Since You Asked
Author: Maurene Goo
Series: N/A
Publisher: Scholastic
Release Date: June 25, 2013
ISBN13: 9780545448215
Format: Hardcover, 262 pages
Genre: YA, contemporary, humour
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High school. So funny I forgot to laugh.

A humorous, debut novel about a Korean-American teenager who accidentally lands her own column in her high school newspaper, and proceeds to rant her way through the school year while struggling to reconcile the traditional Korean values of her parents with contemporary American culture.
Today I'm very glad to be given a chance to shine a spotlight on a wonderful debut that definitely relates to myself. I, like the protagonist, have to somehow balance my Chinese heritage with my very Canadian upbringing. Which is definitely not easy. I have to pick up Since You Asked ASAP! Read on for a super awesome giveaway below!
Maureen Goo
Maurene Goo was born and raised in Los Angeles, California, where she navigated her childhood by practicing extreme bossy Lord-dom over her many cousins. She studied communication at the University of California, San Diego, and received a master's degree in publishing and writing at Emerson College. She lives in Los Angeles with her husband and a very old cat. You can visit her online at www.maurenegoo.com.

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