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Mini-Review: Sophia of Silicon Valley

Synopsis "The daughter of successful Taiwanese immigrants, Sophia Young has always spoken her mind, and in Silicon Valley, that turns out to be her greatest asset—especially when she’s often the only woman in a room. As companies like Apple, Google, Tesla, and Oracle are beginning to revolutionize the world, Sophia lucks into a job that… Continue reading Mini-Review: Sophia of Silicon Valley

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Book Review: Whose Story is This? Old Conflicts, New Chapters

Synopsis "Who gets to shape the narrative of our times? The current moment is a battle royale over that foundational power, one in which women, people of color, non-straight people are telling other versions, and white people and men and particularly white men are trying to hang onto the old versions and their own centrality.… Continue reading Book Review: Whose Story is This? Old Conflicts, New Chapters

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Mini-Review: Stargazing

Synopsis "When Moon’s family moves in next door to Christine’s, Moon goes from unlikely friend to best friend―maybe even the perfect friend. The girls share their favorite music videos, paint their toenails when Christine’s strict parents aren’t around, and make plans to enter the school talent show together. Moon even tells Christine her deepest secret:… Continue reading Mini-Review: Stargazing

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Book Review: Kiss the Girls and Make Them Cry

Synopsis "When investigative journalist Gina Kane receives an email from a “CRyan” describing her “terrible experience” while working at REL, a high-profile television news network, including the comment “and I’m not the only one,” Gina knows she has to pursue the story. But when Ryan goes silent, Gina is shocked to discover the young woman… Continue reading Book Review: Kiss the Girls and Make Them Cry