Amazing Audiobooks (#AA2021) Nominees Round Up, October 7 Edition

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Lobizona: The Wolves of No World, Book 1 by Romina Garber; narrated by Sol Madariaga
Wednesday Books / Macmillan
Publication Date: August 4, 2020
ISBN: 9781250754301

Manuela Azul and her mother have lived most of Manu’s life in fear of discovery because of their undocumented status; when she was small Manu and her mother fled their native Argentina in the hopes of staying hidden from her father’s family.  Manu’s entire life changes in an instant when her mother is caught and detained by ICE and she is forced to go on the run.  When she stumbles her way into a Harry Potter-esque school of lobizones and brujas (werewolves and witches) she thinks she has finally found a place for her to belong, but even there, danger awaits her at every turn when she discovers she is “illegal” both in the human world and the magical one.

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Best Fiction for Young Adults (#BFYA2021) Nominees Round Up, August 7 Edition

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Lobizona by Romina Garber
Wednesday Books / Macmillan
Publication Date: May 5, 2020
ISBN: 978-1250239129

Manu has lived her whole life in a bubble, unable to truly exist in the world due to both her undocumented status and her unusual, unforgettable eyes. When her surrogate grandmother dies and her mother is arrested by ICE, she strikes out on her own and uncovers the true history of her Argentinian father’s family and the magic she didn’t know she possessed.

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