What is Magical Realism? It can be hard to pin down. Ultimately we have the authors of Latin America to thank for this, quite literally, fantastic genre. Magical Realism has come to encompass surealism and fabulism and helps us to reconsider the realities we've become too embroiled in to think about questioning.
Inspired by the first season of Star Trek: Discovery, some recent YA titles that explore the consequences of our choices and limits of our personalities when confronted with parallel worlds.