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An Absolutely Remarkable Thing by Hank Green
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it was amazing
bookshelves: child-or-ya, fiction, own-digital, 2020

If you ask me about my preferred genre of reading, my answer isn't going to include any part of sci-fi (maybe my least favorite genre) or YA (I'm really choosy about YA). But somehow this book pleased me in ways I didn't expect.

On the surface, it's the story of a young woman who becomes famous when she discovers these maybe-alien creatures. But it's much more about the trappings of fame, how we treat those around us, and our response to situations we don't understand.

4.75* - I'm deducting .25 because I really hate it when a book seems finished only to drop the "haha, buy the sequel!" bombshell on the very last page.
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Reading Progress

January 4, 2020 – Shelved
January 4, 2020 – Shelved as: to-read
January 4, 2020 – Shelved as: child-or-ya
January 4, 2020 – Shelved as: own-digital
January 4, 2020 – Shelved as: fiction
January 7, 2020 – Started Reading
January 7, 2020 –
27.0%
January 11, 2020 –
48.0%
January 12, 2020 –
63.0%
January 12, 2020 –
71.0%
January 16, 2020 – Shelved as: 2020
January 16, 2020 – Finished Reading

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