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All the Backlist! May 17, 2024

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Today, Danika recommends a couple of queer SFF books that were too smart for them, but they still enjoyed.

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Books Mentioned

Everfair by Nisi Shawl

The Mirror Empire series by Kameron Hurley

The All-Consuming World by Cassandra Khaw

The Dawnhounds by Sascha Stronach

The Unbroken by C.L. Clark