Mister Tender’s Girl by Carter Wilson

Feels like: a really good female empowerment movie that a random internet troll keeps yelling obscenities over. Sounds like: “The Good Side” by Troye Sivan  Listen Here / 2018 HELLO YELLOW REVIEWS Playlist Mister Tender’s Girl is the purest definition of “three out of five stars” that I can come up with right now. The negatives and […]

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The Sky Is Yours by Chandler Klang Smith

Feels like: if The Princess Bride were a reality television show starring the whole cast of Peaky Blinders and Jersey Shore. Sounds like: “Hung Up On You” by Tate McRae  Listen Here / 2018 HELLO YELLOW REVIEWS Playlist Why? Roving adventure tales set in dystopian futurescapes are usually wrought with this philosophical quandary. Usually the “why” is […]

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IDK Query: Is there a Pepsi company in Tokyo?

Q. Is there a Pepsi company in Tokyo, Japan? This query comes from a collector of world-wide Pepsi products. When asked if he also collects Coca Cola memorabilia, he was quick to say “No freaking way. They’re nothing alike.” A. Yes, yes there is. PepsiCo is an international brand, capitalizing on (almost) every continent. Japan’s […]

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The Immortalists by Chloe Benjamin

Feels like: flipping through a family photo album at a Salvation Army; that sinking feeling of realizing they’ve probably all passed on. Sounds like: “Berenstein” by The Band CAMINO  Listen Here / 2018 HELLO YELLOW REVIEWS Playlist I want to be sensitive in my review of this novel, because I know it’s a work of great merit […]

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Boundless by Jillian Tamaki

Feels like: when you watch a movie that you know was directed by a woman because you can honestly say “That’s what it looks and feels like to be in this body.” Sounds like: “Pray” by duendita  Listen Here / 2018 HELLO YELLOW REVIEWS Playlist Jillian Tamaki is an actual literary and artistic treasure. Most modern […]

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