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Drowned Country by Emily Tesh
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it was amazing
bookshelves: adventure, fantasy, faerie, folklore, magic, novella

Another gorgeous novella by Emily Tesh, and a wonderful follow up to Silver in the Wood. Drowned Country meditates on the questions of how you grapple with becoming an immortal forest servant and have a meaningful romantic relationship when you’re young and selfish. The answer to both of these questions is: not very well. Silver goes on two journeys simultaneously, one a monster-hunting adventure tale, and the other an emotional voyage to test the changing limits of his own heart and judgement. I didn’t predict how this would end, and I love Tesh for surprising me with a happy horizon at the closing.

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Reading Progress

December 27, 2020 – Started Reading
December 27, 2020 – Shelved
December 28, 2020 – Shelved as: adventure
December 28, 2020 – Shelved as: fantasy
December 28, 2020 – Shelved as: faerie
December 28, 2020 – Shelved as: folklore
December 28, 2020 – Shelved as: magic
December 28, 2020 – Shelved as: novella
December 28, 2020 – Finished Reading

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