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SCHEDULE & GIVEAWAY: In Tune by Yeyet Soriano

Genre: young adult, romance, contemporary

Diversity tags: author of color (filipino author), poc representation (all-filipino cast), lgbtqiap+ representation (not specified), miscellaneous (low income)

Publication date: 13 November 2020

Publisher: Self-published

Cover artist: Janus Aragones-Zate


Synopsis:


FIRST SET:


Between fulfilling family obligations and navigating the tricky social climate at her private school, Sydney Mendoza tries hard to keep a balance.


Himig Raymundo, on the other hand, knows the feeling of living in the shadow of his successful parents and the agony of being with schoolmates who won’t let him forget.


When Sydney and Himig get “volunteered” to be the stars of High School Night by their batchmates who want to see them fail miserably, they band together to prove everyone wrong, and, in the process, find the one silver lining in the prank—each other.


SECOND SET:


In the midst of college applications and entrance exams, Sydney finds herself at a crossroads: work abroad to earn money for her family or continue on to college on an all-expense-paid scholarship. Ironically, Himig, the school campus’s reluctant star, becomes the rock that anchors her so she won’t get lost in the fray.


No longer bound in anonymity, Himig gets a chance to finally step out of his famous parents’ shadow and show everyone who he really is, as Sydney reveals to him her most hidden secret.


Trigger & Content Warnings:

  • Bullying in private school due to social status, sexual orientation, physical appearance
  • Slight family bullying where kids are pressured to do what parents tell them to to
  • Teen pregnancy and single motherhood (MC’s sister)
  • Working while underaged (MC)

About the Author

Yeyet Soriano is a multi-genre author who writes speculative fiction, crime fiction and contemporary romance. She started writing first as an angst-ridden teenager, then continued to do so as a single working woman, then as a married working woman with kids. Though the themes of her written works have changed over the years, she held on to one truth—she needs to write to keep the voices in her head at bay.

Tour Schedule

November 9
The Moon Who Listens
@mugglethatreads
teatimelit

November 10
heartflipped.
@nessietwihard02
Your Random Wanderer

November 11
a cup of mouie
☕ Polly Darling’s Books & Tales: blog and booktube
With Love, Chloe

November 12
herbookishside
☕ Yna the Mood Reader: blog and booktube
Your Tita Kate

November 13
Bookish Trisha
moonlightscrawls
Ysa, not Bella.

Giveaway

For this tour, we are giving away one (1) finished copy of In Tune by Yeyet Soriano.

This giveaway is open worldwide! It will be accepting entries until 17 November 2020 (12:00 AM, Philippine time).

Published by Shealea

Shealea likes sunflowers, research, and inclusive literature. In 2020, she graduated from the University of the Philippines Diliman with a bachelor's degree in Communication Research.

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