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The July Book Club – The Girl Who Circumnavigated Fairyland in a Ship of Her Own Making by Catherynne M. Valente
July 15 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm$7
Our Patreon book club is reading The Girl Who Circumnavigated Fairyland in a Ship of Her Own Making by Catherynne M. Valente this month! Our meeting will be July 15th, 2021 at 7PM EDT. Check Patreon for the link to join us if you’ve pledged at a $7+ tier!
A few blurbs to entice you!:
“A glorious balancing act between modernism and the Victorian Fairy Tale, done with heart and wisdom.” ―Neil Gaiman, Newbery Award–winning author of The Graveyard Book
“September is a clever, fun, stronghearted addition to the ranks of bold, adventurous girls. Valente’s subversive storytelling is sheer magic.” ―Tamora Pierce, author of The Immortals series
“A mad, toothsome romp of a fairy tale–full of oddments, whimsy, and joy.” ―Holly Black, author of the Spiderwick Chronicles
“When I saw that this book reminds me simultaneously of E. Nesbit, James Thurber, and the late Eva Ibbotson, I don’t mean to take anything away from its astonishing originality. It’s a charmer from the first page, managing the remarkable parlay of being at once ridiculously funny and surprisingly suspenseful. Catherynne Valente is a find, at any age!” ―Peter S. Beagle, author of The Last Unicorn