Emily

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With Teeth: A Novel Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780593191507
Availability: On our shelves now at one or more of our stores
Published: Riverhead Books - June 1st, 2021

If you liked Arnett's first novel, Mostly Dead Things, you'll love this one! She does flawed characters so well - I'm able to hate them and feel for them depending on the page. As someone with two moms, I found it fist-pumpingly refreshing to see a very real, albeit not the most successful, depiction of lesbian parenthood. Our main character, ripped away from the impulse to make queer characters 'good,' is messy and brutal; I couldn't put her down!


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