Posts Tagged by Malaysian

DiversifYA: Yangsze Choo

Malaysian writer Yangsze Choo’s August 2013 debut novel, The Ghost Bride, was Oprah.com’s Book of the Week and a Carnegie Medal nominee. Set in 1890s colonial Malaya and the elaborate Chinese afterlife, with its ghost cities and burned paper offerings, it’s about a young Chinese woman who receives a marriage proposal from a dead man. Yangsze eats and reads […]

DiversifYA: Fida Islaih

Today on the blog, Fida Islaih! Fida is a college student, poet and writer. She is also part of the editorial staff for New Dawn, a magazine for MYNA (Muslim Youth of North America). How awesome is that? Even more exciting–Fida will be here for two interviews! So follow Fida on Twitter here. If you […]