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His Favorites by Kate Walbert
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really liked it

A lot of very bad things happen to Jo in this short novel - and then, just when she thinks it will get better, it gets worse. Jo is somewhat of a trope but Walbert's writing pulls the story forward. The writing might be the most polarizing part of this; some might wish for an editor but stick with it. This could be characterized as MeToo for a 15 year old but it is more complicated, I think. Thanks to Edelweiss for the ARC. Try this for a literary novel with resonance.

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Reading Progress

April 29, 2018 – Shelved
April 29, 2018 – Shelved as: to-read
Started Reading
August 15, 2018 – Finished Reading

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