Michelle Ruiz Keil S YA Fantasy Debut About Love, Found Family, And Healing Is An Ode To Post Punk San Francisco Through The Eyes Of A Mexican American Girl.Seventeen Year Old Xochi Is Alone In San Francisco, Running From Her Painful Past The Mother Who Abandoned Her, The Man Who Betrayed Her Then One Day, She Meets Pallas, A Precocious Twelve Year Old Who Lives With Her Rock Star Family In One Of The City S Storybook Victorians Xochi Accepts A Position As Pallas S Live In Governess And Quickly Finds Her Place In Their Household, Which Is Relaxed And Happy Despite The Band S Larger Than Life Fame.But On The Night Of The Vernal Equinox, As A Concert Afterparty Rages In The House Below, Xochi And Pallas Accidentally Summon A Pair Of Ancient Creatures Devoted To Avenging The Wrongs Of Xochi S Adolescence She Would Do Anything To Preserve Her New Life, But With The Creatures Determined To Exact Vengeance On Those Who Ve Hurt Her, No One Is Safe Not The Family She S Chosen, Nor The One She Left Behind.
Michelle Ruiz Keil is a Latinx novelist and playwright with an eye for the enchanted and a way with animals She teaches writing with a focus on fairytale, divination, and archetype and curates All Kinds of Fur A Fairytale Reading Series and Salon in Portland, Oregon She has been a fellow at the Squaw Valley Community of Writers and Lit Camp Her published short fiction can be found in Cosmonaut
- 360 pages
- All of Us with Wings
- Michelle Ruiz Keil
- 05 April 2018 Michelle Ruiz Keil