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Mary H. K. Choi

Biography

Mary H. K. Choi

Mary H.K. Choi is a writer for The New York Times, GQ, Wired and The Atlantic. She has written comics for Marvel and DC, as well as a collection of essays called Oh, Never Mind. She is the host of Hey, Cool Job!, a podcast about jobs, and is a culture correspondent for VICE News Tonight on HBO. Mary grew up in Hong Kong and Texas and now lives in New York.

Mary H. K. Choi

Books by Mary H. K. Choi

by Mary H. K. Choi - Contemporary Fiction, Fiction, Romance, Young Adult 13+

When Penny Lee heads to college in Austin, Texas, to learn how to become a writer, it’s 79 miles and a zillion light years away from everything she can’t wait to leave behind. Meanwhile, Sam knows that this is the god-awful chapter of his life that will serve as inspiration for when he’s a famous movie director but right this second his checking account and dying laptop are really testing him. When Sam and Penny cross paths it’s a collision of unbearable awkwardness. Still, they swap numbers and stay in touch and soon become digitally inseparable, sharing their deepest anxieties and secret dreams without the humiliating weirdness of having to see each other.