(40) Up to this Pointe // Bookish Blurb

Image result for up to this pointe by jennifer longoUp to this Pointe by Jennifer Longo

This is a contemporary teen story about a girl whose dreams fall apart and ends up going to Antartica in order to try and figure out what to do now. Continue reading “(40) Up to this Pointe // Bookish Blurb”

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(29) The Dream-Quest of Vellitt Boe // Bookish Blurb

Image result for the dream-quest of vellitt boe by kij johnsonThe Dream-Quest of Vellitt Boe by Kij Johnson

This is a short fantasy novella which apparently is related to a classic book by H.P. Lovecraft (which I have never read or even heard of). It tells the story of the journey Vellitt has to take in order to find a student who has run away from the college where she teaches. If she doesn’t find her and convince her to return to the school, the school will be closed since men don’t see the point in educating women. Continue reading “(29) The Dream-Quest of Vellitt Boe // Bookish Blurb”