Review sebuah novel kontemporer berkesan yang aku baca di bulan Maret 2021!
Judul: Honey Girl
Penulis: Morgan Rogers (intip situs resmi penulis di sini)
Format Buku: Audio
Narator: York Whitaker
Durasi: 10 jam, 11 menit
Penerbit: Harlequin Audio
Artis Sampul: Poppy Madga
Design Sampul: Gigi Lau
Tahun publikasi: 2021
Baca juga review lain di The StoryGraph
A refreshingly timely and relatable debut novel about a young woman whose life plans fall apart when she meets her wife.
With her newly completed PhD in astronomy in hand, twenty-eight-year-old Grace Porter goes on a girls’ trip to Vegas to celebrate. She’s a straight A, work-through-the-summer certified high achiever. She is not the kind of person who goes to Vegas and gets drunkenly married to a woman whose name she doesn’t know…until she does exactly that. This one moment of departure from her stern ex-military father’s plans for her life has Grace wondering why she doesn’t feel more fulfilled from completing her degree. Staggering under the weight of her parent’s expectations, a struggling job market and feelings of burnout, Grace flees her home in Portland for a summer in New York with the wife she barely knows. In New York, she’s able to ignore all the constant questions about her future plans and falls hard for her creative and beautiful wife, Yuki Yamamoto. But when reality comes crashing in, Grace must face what she’s been running from all along—the fears that make us human, the family scars that need to heal and the longing for connection, especially when navigating the messiness of adulthood.
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