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The fourth novel from the phenomenally talented Alice Oseman one of the most authentic and talked-about voices in contemporary YA.

Georgia feels loveless in the romantic sense, anyway. Shes eighteen, never been in a relationship, or even had a crush on a single person in her whole life. She thinks she's an anomaly, people call her weird, and she feels a little broken. But
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Paperback, 320 pages
Expected publication: July 9th 2020 by HarperCollins Children’s Books
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Chaima ✨ شيماء
This book: *exists*
Me: hoLY-
Me: *strangled screaming*
Me: *pounds fist on table*
Me: did yOU HEAR
Me: ALICE OSEMAN HAS A NEW BOOK
Me: AND IT CENTERS AN ARO-ACE MC
Me: *more screaming*
Alice Oseman
Jan 31, 2020 rated it it was amazing  ·  (Review from the author)
Won't say much about this yet. It's still in its baby form. Lots of editing to do. But I'm looking forward to you meeting these girls:
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Kai
Jan 13, 2019 marked it as to-read
Shelves: queer, to-buy
so I dont know about you but I have never read an aro-ace OwnVoices book before?
In other words, we dont deserve Alice Oseman.
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Ellie (faerieontheshelf)
omh hello am I reading this right? Am I right in assuming this has an aro-ace heroine? Am I crying because the premise of this book sounds inherently familiar to my life experience? Yes, yes I am.

EDIT: its worth noting that this book & details about it have not been finalised yet, but it is about an a-spec girl coming to accept herself (not being cured as some previously thought) and it is an ownvoices novel. There has been a bit of confusion here & there, but I have absolute faith in
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may ➹
Jan 07, 2019 marked it as to-read
when ! was !! this !!! announced !!!!
Elena
Sep 09, 2019 marked it as to-read
thank you alice oseman for having all your book covers match
Elise (TheBookishActress)
oh thank god
✨    jamieson   ✨
Jul 26, 2019 marked it as to-read
Shelves: anticipated-2020
AAAAAAAAAAAHHHH ALICE OSEMAN WITH AN OV ACE BOOK
Kaja (red panda) *:・゚✧
This is my most anticipated release of 2020, no competition. (sorry Chain of Gold, but you're close second!)

Also this cover hit my feelings like a ton of bricks. Firstly, I'm aro-ace. Secondly, I don't know how to explain the emotion that this illustration conveys, but I sure as hell can tell you that I FEEL this illustration and I feel like this illustration most of the time. And it is painful?? idek.

Ok, I'll try. Like ... I hope that the ways I experience love are ... good enough? For, you
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Claudie Arseneault
Jan 13, 2019 marked it as to-read
Shelves: lgbt, aromantic
I sure as heck hope this one gets a thorough aromantic sensitivity read, because the blurb and title are leaving me chilled with fear at the damage this could cause.

EDIT NOTE: Yes, I know this is ownvoices, and I know it's an aroace protagonist dealing with internalized things. That doesn't mean it's not an incredibly difficult topic that could go wrong in a lot of ways, and the blurb is awful.
♡ ᴅ ʀ ᴇ ᴀ ᴍ ♡
Nov 02, 2019 marked it as to-read
Shelves: 2020-release
03.11.19 : I JUST NEED TO BUY THIS ONE. 📌
Sara
Dec 16, 2019 marked it as on-my-radar
Set at Durham University? My university? 👀👀👀

*immediately preorders*
Natasja
Jan 07, 2019 rated it it was amazing
My body is ready

You could also say that

I was born for this

Bye
Sana
Apr 01, 2019 marked it as to-read-so-bad-it-hurts  ·  review of another edition
ALICE OSEMAN WRITING AN OWN VOICES BOOK ABOUT AN ACE ARO CHARACTER, YOUR FAVE COULD NEVER

P.S. Read Radio Silence if you haven't!
nova ryder ☼
May 27, 2019 marked it as not-yet-published
its simple. I see aro-ace mc and I add ...more
Cassie
Jan 20, 2020 marked it as most-anticipated
I thought I had wrote a pre-review about this??? No??? Weird.

Regardless, I am now because I need this more than I need air.

I already can just feel like this book is going to mean the whole world to me since it has an aroace main character.

911: 911, how can I help you?

Me: yes, hi. Can you build a time machine and fast forward to July 2020?

911: Im sorry, this is an emergency line.

Me: yes, I know. This is an emergency. I need this book, like, yesterday.

911: ........

Me: .........


Anyways......
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maya
Feb 16, 2019 marked it as to-read
its aro
its alice oseman
i need nothing else
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Dylan
Jan 10, 2019 marked it as to-read
Alice hasn't even mentioned the details getting released..so either the title, date, and synopsis is fake or....it's true.

pls be true.


update five minutes later:

Alice just told me it's not coming until 2020 :((
♠ TABI ♠
Dec 07, 2018 marked it as to-read
this blurb hits me hard on the personal levels wow
Helena Summers
Jan 07, 2019 marked it as to-read
Shelves: wishlist
seems like this is going to have an aro main character!!! Everyone, say: thank you, Alice Oseman
ellie
Jan 07, 2019 marked it as to-read
alexa, play hard feelings/loveless by lorde bc im betting this book will be as wonderful as that song
Sophie
Jan 07, 2019 marked it as wishlist
i really, really, really can't wait for this book
- ̗̀ cady ̖́-
Jan 07, 2019 marked it as to-read
this is literally all i have ever wanted ever in my whole life thank you alice oseman
chantal ☾
Feb 07, 2019 marked it as unreleased
UPDATE 26/07/19: I WAS RIGHT


07/02/19: for some reason im getting very strong purple cover vibes so ,,,,,,,, placing bets this will have a purple cover
Frank-Intergalactic Bookdragon
Update July 2019
This cover makes my aro/ace heart happy 💜

Prereview January 2019
You had me at "aro/ace protagonist but it's ownvoices"
Ivy
Jan 07, 2019 marked it as to-read
Shelves: coming-soon-20
I've been waiting for this announcement for SO LONG. I'm a hardcore Alic Oseman fan, even though her books are pretty uncommon in the US.
Iris
Jul 26, 2019 marked it as to-read
This cover oh my fucking god I love it so much what a masterpiece.
Amanda Pearl
Aug 09, 2019 marked it as to-read
woooww. Just reading the summary has me fucked. UP. I have a lot of hope for this.
Gillian
Jan 14, 2019 marked it as to-read
Shelves: 2020-tbr
When did they even change the publication date to 2020?????? I just literally pre-ordered the book and it says 134 days to go????????


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Alice Oseman is an author/illustrator and was born in 1994 in Kent, England. She has written four YA contemporary novels about teenage disasters: SOLITAIRE, RADIO SILENCE, I WAS BORN FOR THIS, and upcoming LOVELESS. She is also the creator of LGBTQ+ YA romance webcomic HEARTSTOPPER, which is now published in physical form by Hachette Children's Books.

Alices first novel SOLITAIRE was published when
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