Category Archives: Historical

  1. Review: Escape from Witchwood Hollow by Jordan Elizabeth Mierek

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    October 30, 2017 by Zoë

    But in Escape from Witchwood Hollow by Jordan Elizabeth Mierek, Honoria doesn’t really care about the stories of the witch, unless the witch can help her.

  2. The Tiger’s Daughter by K. Arsenault Rivera


    September 25, 2017 by Zoë

    The Tiger’s Daughter by K. Arsenault Rivera follows Shizuka and Shefali as they come of age in this precarious world.

  3. Review: Home by Leila S. Chudori, translated by John H. McGlynn

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    May 8, 2017 by Zoë

    Home, the English-language translation of Pulang by Leila S. Chudori, is about what happens to Indonesian communists who happen to be outside of Indonesia when the communist purge of 1965 begins taking place.

  4. Review: The Ballroom by Anna Hope

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    March 13, 2017 by Zoë

    The Ballroom by Anna Hope follows their lives in the asylum: they’re not mad and they’re going to get out.

  5. Review: Outrun the Moon by Stacey Lee

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    September 26, 2016 by Zoë

    In Outrun the Moon by Stacey Lee, Mercy is determined to move beyond her Chinatown roots and to create a better life for her family. To do this, she tricks her way into St. Clare’s School for Girls, a prestigious school in San Fransisco.