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Yellowface: Exclusive Edition

Fiction, General Fiction
Paperback Published on: 09/05/2024
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Exclusive Edition with bonus first chapter of R. F. Kuang's new novel

Athena Liu is a literary darling.
June Hayward is literally nobody.

But when June just happens to witness Athena die in a freak accident, she realises now is her chance to find fame.

So what if that means stealing her friend’s work?
So what if that means creating a new, racially ambiguous identity?
So what if a social media scandal is about to blow her cover?

As her lies mount up and threaten her stolen success, how far will June go to keep what she thinks she deserves…

This is one hell of a story. It’s just not hers to tell.

  • Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers
  • ISBN: 9780008710385
  • Number of pages: 336
  • Weight: 270g
  • Dimensions: 198 x 129 x 21 mm

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A surprising page-turner
So, as a white guy in my 30s who usually sticks to non-fiction business books, I didn't think I'd get into "Yellowface." It’s about cultural appropriation ... READ MORE
Daniel Jayne
Perfectly dislikable protagonist
This book was insane, there is nothing like watching a character doing horrible things but convincing themselves that it is a good thing, all the while eve... READ MORE
Raven Octavia
A fantastic read.
I really enjoyed this novel. It wouldn't normally be my type of read, but I'm glad that Waterstones book group in Aylesbury chose it. The Internet can be a... READ MORE
Ian Paternoster
Publishing, racism, an unlikable protaganist…
Whether or not there is any truth in the portrayal of the publishing industry as a cut-throat, backstabbing world I don’t know, but this is the main elemen... READ MORE
Anna Bryant
A gritty little page turner
Hmmm I’m kind of left a little bit stunned reading this book. Having only a synopsis and some rave reviews on it being ‘twisty’ when it was in Hardback, I ... READ MORE
Penelope Lavender