Bookish and the Beast

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Product Details

Price
$18.99  $17.66
Publisher
Quirk Books
Publish Date
Pages
288
Dimensions
5.7 X 8.6 X 1.1 inches | 0.97 pounds
Language
English
Type
Hardcover
EAN/UPC
9781683691938

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About the Author

Ashley Poston loves dread pirates, moving castles, and starry night skies. When not geeking out at comic-cons, she lives in South Carolina with her cat named Pepper. She is the author of The Dead Romantics, the Heart of Iron duology, and the Once Upon a Con series. She can be found online at ashposton.com.

Reviews

"Utterly charming."--BuzzFeed

"A fairy-tale story that will capture the hearts of book lovers everywhere."--CNN

"Brilliantly structured modern retellings of classic fairytales...packed with adorably angsty romance."--Sweety High, on the Once Upon a Con series

"A humorous twist on 'Beauty and the Beast.'...This rom-com told in alternating viewpoints is poised to steal any book geek's heart."--Booklist

"A satisfying fairy-tale nerd love story."--Kirkus Reviews

"Will give fans a reason to cheer....great storytelling, with a lot of amusing flourishes."--School Library Journal

"Enjoyable, moving, and easy to read, like eating a smooth, sweet bowl of ice cream."--New York Journal of Books

"This well-developed story is for anyone who loves a good angsty and fun modern-day fairy tale."--San Francisco Book Review

"One of those rare books that make me want to scream from the top of every bookstore in town, 'READ THIS ONE!!'"--GeekMom

"What Poston has always done best...is capture what it's like to be a geek, and this book is no exception."--Twin Cities Geek

Praise for The Princess and the Fangirl:

#3 on Seventeen's Best Young Adult Books of 2019 So Far List
A 2019 Goodreads Choice Awards Semifinalist

"This lighthearted, fun, LGBT YA book dives expertly into the world of fandoms and cons."--Buzzfeed

"A geeky love story that readers will love."--Paste

"Unabashedly fun, intoxicating read."--POPSUGAR

"This companion to Geekerella reimagines The Prince and the Pauper in the best way possible: at a con!"--BookRiot

"The Princess and the Fangirl manages to take the already powerful Geekerella and build upon it in a way that makes its universe seem completely real."--Sweety High

Praise for Geekerella
Spring 2017 Kids Indie Next List Pick
2017 Goodreads Choice Award finalist for Best Young Adult Fiction
Named to Seventeen's 2017 "12 Life-Changing Books You Have to Read This Summer" List

"Geekerella has 'must-read' written all over it. A fun romantic comedy with coming-of-age sensibilities and authentically voiced teens, this novel hits all the YA book-love buttons. Geekerella is simply delightful."--USA Today's Happy Ever After

"Fairytale and fandom collide in this sweet, heartfelt, entertaining rom-com."--Bustle

"A legit love letter to geekdom."--Paste Magazine

"Pay attention, fangirls, because Ashley Poston's Geekerella is about to be your favorite YA romance."--Sweety High

"The geekiest spin on Cinderella you'll ever read."--Hypable

"Geeks and non-geeks will discover their inner fangirl when they fall for this fan-tastic book that celebrates fan-doms, fan-tasy, and 'shipworthy romance'."--Justine