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Review: Eliza and Her Monsters

Hi Virtually Readers! I read this a few weeks ago and LOVED IT. That’s basically all but I wrote a whole review.  Title: Eliza and her Monsters Author: Francesca Zappia Genre: YA contemporary, with some fantasy/sci fi illustrations and stories thrown in for good measure Themes: Friendship, Fandom, art, high school Similar to: Fangirl and Radio… Continue reading Review: Eliza and Her Monsters

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The Forgetting: ceaseless, surprising

What does it mean to be made of your memories? That’s the question Sharon Cameron tackles in The Forgetting. I had no idea what I was in for when I started the audiobook, and that was a big contributing factor to my enjoyment. Basically The Forgetting is set in a city where every 12 years,… Continue reading The Forgetting: ceaseless, surprising

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Wanted: Settings from Elsewhere (ideally, ownvoices)

Good day, Virtually Readers! (I’m trying to mix up the greeting, clearly at risk of sounding like a stuck up 19th century nobleperson) I love love love talking about settings (did The Bookish Planet or my guest post at The Silver Words clue you in?) so today I thought I’d talk about why I’m sick… Continue reading Wanted: Settings from Elsewhere (ideally, ownvoices)