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The City We Became

(City #1)

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Five New Yorkers must come together in order to defend their city from an ancient evil in the first book of a stunning new series by Hugo award-winning and NYT bestselling author N. K. Jemisin.

Every great city has a soul. Some are as ancient as myths, and others are as new and destructive as children. New York City? She's got six.


But every city also has a dark side. A roil
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Hardcover, 464 pages
Expected publication: March 24th 2020 by Orbit
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MeaganCM
Sep 05, 2018 marked it as anticipated-release-tbr  ·  review of another edition
7/13/19 The release date has been pushed back to 2020 😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭
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2/18/19 WE HAVE TITLE! 😍😍😎😎. I have feeling she might explore genius loci. She wrote a short story about it and i think this might another of her full length explorations of the concept (but set in the modern world)!

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1/5/19 why does the release date have to be so far away 😭😭😭😭
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9/5/18 I. CAN. NOT. WAIT!!!! 🤩
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Sierra Elmore
Apr 09, 2019 marked it as to-read
WAIT I believe this is based on her short story about cities? If so, I'm even more ready to read this book!
Elise (TheBookishActress)
| releases: 26 Mar 2020 |
okay so. I love creepy city aesthetics, and this book is about a city with an actual living soul. which sounds so so amazing. I'm here for this!!!!
Magen
Mar 19, 2019 marked it as to-read  ·  review of another edition
I'm pretty sure the short story, "The City Born Great," which was published on Tor and in her short story collection, How Long 'til Black Future Month? , is a prequel, or at least a taste, of what this book will be about, which would be amazing. I loved this short story! But even if it is not, I am SUPER excited for this book and psyched it's coming out this year!
Melissa Ken
Mar 13, 2019 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
So AMAZON says this Book is set to come out 2020. I really hope it’ll be this year tho. I love N.K. Jemisin 🤔
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