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The Gallery of Unfinished Girls by Lauren Karcz

The Gallery of Unfinished Girlsby Lauren Karcz Published by HarperTeen on July 25th 2017 Genres: Contemporary, Magic Realism, LGBTQIA, Young Adult, YA Pages: 352 Goodreads   Mercedes Moreno is an artist. At least, she thinks she could be, even though she hasn’t been able to paint anything worthwhile since her award-winning piece Food Poisoning #1 […]

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When the Moon was Ours by Anna-Marie McLemore

When the Moon Was Oursby Anna-Marie McLemore Published by Thomas Dunne Books on October 4th 2016 Genres: Magic Realism, Romance, LGBTQIA, Young Adult, YA Pages: 288 Goodreads   When the Moon Was Ours follows two characters through a story that has multicultural elements and magical realism, but also has central LGBT themes—a transgender boy, the […]

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7 Reasons to Read The Weight of Feathers by Anna-Marie McLemore

The Weight of Feathersby Anna-Marie McLemore Published by Thomas Dunne Books on September 15th 2015 Genres: Fantasy, Magic Realism, Retelling, Romance, YA, Young Adult Pages: 320 Goodreads   The Palomas and the Corbeaus have long been rivals and enemies, locked in an escalating feud for more than a generation. Both families make their living as […]

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The Rest of Us Just Live Here by Patrick Ness

The Rest of Us Just Live Hereby Patrick Ness Published by HarperTeen on October 6th 2015 Genres: Fiction, Magic Realism, YA, Young Adult Pages: 336 Goodreads   What if you aren’t the Chosen One? The one who’s supposed to fight the zombies, or the soul-eating ghosts, or whatever the heck this new thing is, with […]

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I Crawl Through It by A.S. King

I Crawl Through Itby A.S. King Published by Little Brown Books for Young Readers on September 22nd, 2015 Genres: Contemporary, Magic Realism, YA, Young Adult Pages: 336 Goodreads   A boldly surreal novel from one of the best YA writers working today. Four talented teenagers are traumatized-coping with grief, surviving trauma, facing the anxiety of […]

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Glory O’Brien’s History of the Future by A.S. King

Glory O’Brien’s History of the Futureby A.S. King Published by Little Brown Books for Young Readers on October 14th 2014 Genres: Contemporary, Fantasy, Fiction, Magic Realism, YA, Young Adult Goodreads   Would you try to change the world if you thought it had no future? Graduating from high school is a time of limitless possibilities […]