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Covington Branch RYAN M (Text) 33126024965869 New Adult Fiction Available -
Erlanger Branch RYAN M (Text) 33126024965851 New Adult Fiction Available -

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  • ISBN: 9780143135456 (paperback)
  • ISBN: 0143135457
  • Physical Description: 289 pages ; 21 cm
  • Publisher: [New York, New York] : Penguin Books, [2020]

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"As a full moon rises over Melbourne, Australia, a young woman gets ready for a party. She is autistic, yet within her mind, she is whoever she wants to be. What appears to an ordinary night out is - through the prism of her singular perspective - extraordinary. As the evening unfolds, each encounter reveals the vast discrepancies between what she is thinking and feeling, and what she is able to say. And there's so much she'd like to say. So when she meets a man and the possibility of intimacy and genuine connection occurs, it's nothing short of a miracle. However, it isn't until she invites him home that we come to appreciate the humanity beneath the labels we cling to, and we can grasp the pleasure of what it means to be alive" --Publisher.
Subject: Autistic people > Fiction.
Interpersonal relations > Fiction.
Individuality > Fiction.
Young women > Fiction.
Genre: Domestic fiction.

Madeleine Ryan is an Australian writer, director and author. Her articles and essays have appeared in SBS, The Daily Telegraph, The Sydney Morning Herald, Vice, Bustle, Lenny Letter, and the New York Times, and she is currently working on the screen adaptation of A Room Called Earth. Madeleine lives in rural Victoria.


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