The City We BecameBook - 2020 | First edition
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multcolib_erikab Mar 02, 2021
Can the newly sentient boroughs of New York City come together to defeat a tentacled horror? Takes a while to get to the monsters, but this is just the first volume...
multcolib_erikab Nov 08, 2020
Can the newly sentient boroughs of New York City come together to defeat a tentacled horror?
multcolib_rachaels Sep 19, 2020
Very different from the other books by Jemisin I have read - the setting is contemporary, and it's replete with cultural references. While it is a response to Lovecraft, it is not *at all* like Lovecraft - it's lively and the characters are rich. A great read.
multcolib_alisonk Apr 21, 2020
In a story that feels oddly prescient of Corona virus time, New York City is under attack by a many-tentacled invader that spreads like a virus. Fighting for the home team are 5 not-so-super heroes, each of them the embodiment of one the boroughs. Can Brooklyn, Manhattan, Queens, the Bronx, and S... Read More »