“A powerful YA contemporary romance read, All Kinds of Other combines compelling characters with thought-provoking themes into a coming-of-age book that will stick with the reader for some time.”
STILL LIFE LAS VEGAS is one of the most startlingly assured debut novels I’ve ever read. James Sie’s writing is gorgeous and the story is heartbreaking, a masterful journey through memory and into unseen Las Vegas. Sie goes behind the swarms of tourists and kitsch and gets under the skins of the electric desert city’s […]
The stories are haunting, a quality that is beautifully captured by artist Choi’s interpolated graphic novel chapters that expand and complement the text. Sie’s first novel is richly imagined and beautifully written with a well-realized setting and memorable characters. Together they make for an altogether auspicious debut.
Sie’s debut novel is an often mesmerizing look at grief and coming of age…Engrossing.
The Venetian— so romantic, so manufactured, and so magical.
This is the kind of photo I imagine young Emily found in that box of Vees…
Sungyoon and me at the Venetian