Books by Emiko Jean

Tokyo Ever After

Emiko Jean’s Tokyo Ever After is listed for grades 6-8 on Amazon, and it will be fine for that intended audience, especially in a library that is working to diversify. I do not, however, see it having what it takes to reach audiences beyond that maturity level, or to become a classic when a better ...

We'll Never Be Apart

I hate to be misled on a sales blurb. Of course I expect to be told how fabulous the book is when maybe it’s not so great, but I’m fine with that. What I don’t expect and very much don’t like is to be told the novel is about one thing only to find it is about another. This book is marketed a ...