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Author: Akwaeke Emezi
Publisher: New York : Make Me a World, [2019] ©2019
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Secondary (senior high) school : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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In a near-future society that claims to have gotten rid of all monstrous people, a creature emerges from a painting seventeen-year-old Jam's mother created, a hunter from another world seeking a real-life monster.
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Genre/Form: Young adult fiction
Lesbian fiction
LGBT fiction
Young adult works
Transgender fiction
Novels
Monster fiction
Domestic fiction
Fiction
Juvenile works
Fantasy fiction
Juvenile fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Emezi, Akwaeke.
Pet.
New York : Make Me a World, 2019
(DLC) 2018058685
Material Type: Fiction, Secondary (senior high) school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Akwaeke Emezi
ISBN: 9780525647072 0525647074 9780525647089 0525647082
OCLC Number: 830757237
Awards: Stonewall Book Awards - Mike Morgan & Larry Romans Children’s & Young Adult Literature Award, Honor book, 2020
Rainbow Book List, 2020. https://glbtrt.ala.org/rainbowbooks/archives/1331
Target Audience: 820L
Description: 204 pages ; 22 cm
Responsibility: Akwaeke Emezi.

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In a near-future society that claims to have gotten rid of all monstrous people, a creature emerges from a painting seventeen-year-old Jam's mother created, a hunter from another world seeking a real-life monster.

There are no monsters anymore. In the city of Lucille, Jam and her best friend, Redemption, have grown up with this lesson all their lives. Then Jam meets Pet, a creature made of horns and colors and claws, who emerges from one of her mother's paintings and a drop of Jam's blood. Pet has come to hunt a monster-- and the shadow of something grim lurks in Redemption's house. How do you save the world from monsters if no one will admit they exist? -- adapted from jacket

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