Entertaining to listen to and follow Jazzy's journey of self-actualization as she wades through the quagmire of Singapore's status-obsessed society. Singapore's unique socioeconomic environment is a really fitting backdrop for a lot of the themes explored in the book, including things like "white worship", which are much more distilled and pronounced in SG due to certain cultural factors.
It's also great as just a trashy gossip girl soap opera that's a glimpse into the general sentiment of Singaporean girls who want to climb the societal ladder. Obviously this phenomenon isn't exclusive to them, but it's interesting here due to the clash between traditional asian values and modern western desires and sensibilities that's more commonly seen a hodgepodge place like Singapore.
I'm not Singaporean, but I do travel there a lot and the place is near and dear to me so that adds another level of personal interest.
I have to say though, the narrator Angela Lin did a great job, I imagine the book isn't as engaging in just plain text without the Singlish juxtaposed with other accents Angela manages to pull off.
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