Crazy Rich Asians

Awhile back, I read Crazy Rich Asians in anticipation of the movie coming out. I wanted to know if it was something that I may be interested in. I definitely was, as you can tell if you read my review. Two of my bookish friends were also working on reading it (one already had, the other had heard only positives), so we decided to go see it together. It was neat to experience the movie after the book (which is always a nail biting situation). We finally saw it this past weekend!

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The Princess Diarist by Carrie Fisher

I hate to say it, but much like everyone else, at Carrie Fisher’s passing, I bought her book. I waited awhile to read it, so I could work through my feelings on her death and everything surrounding her before reading her words, and I’m glad I did. I was crying pretty openly for a good portion of this book, because it told a lot about Ms Fisher that I didn’t know, and made her feel even more like a friend than she was as Leia.

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