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Vox by Christina Dalcher

Jean McClellan spends her time in almost complete silence, limited to just one hundred words a day. Any more, and a thousand volts of electricity will course through her veins.Β Now the new government is in power, everything has changed. But only if you’re a woman.Β Almost overnight, bank accounts are frozen, passports are taken away and… Continue reading Vox by Christina Dalcher

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The Electrical Venus by Julie Mayhew

In a lowly side-show fair in eighteenth-century England, teenager Mim is struggling to find her worth as an act. Not white, but not black enough to be truly exotic, her pet parrot who speaks four languages is a bigger draw than her. But Alex, the one-armed boxer boy, sees her differently. And she, too, feels… Continue reading The Electrical Venus by Julie Mayhew

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The Discovery of Witches by Deborah Harkness

When historian Diana Bishop opens an alchemical manuscript in the Bodleian Library, it's an unwelcome intrusion of magic into her carefully ordered life. Though Diana is a witch of impeccable lineage, the violent death of her parents while she was still a child convinced her that human fear is more potent than any witchcraft. Now… Continue reading The Discovery of Witches by Deborah Harkness