The Quiet is Loud one of Loan Stars’ top May library picks

I'm excited that The Quiet is Loud is one of Loan Stars' top 10 Adult picks for May! Loan Stars is "the readers’ advisory tool that allows library staff across Canada to collaboratively select their favourite forthcoming titles." TQIL appearing on the list means that it's one of the titles…

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Filipino culture in my writing – a pledge

After reading a couple of speculative fiction novels that incorporate non-European mythology (Brown Girl in the Ring by Nalo Hopkinson and Black Leopard, Red Wolf by Marlon James), and really wonderful conversations with my editor, I've renewed my commitment to incorporating Filipino folk tales and mythology in The Quiet is…

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Book deal!

I'm thrilled to announce that my novel THE QUIET IS LOUD will be published by Invisible Publishing in Fall 2021!⁠ I've been an Invisible Publishing fangirl for years, and I'm beyond excited to work with their team. I know my book will be in the best hands and I can't…

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