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Signal To Noise Silvia Moreno-Garcia

Signal To Noise By Silvia Moreno-Garcia

Signal To Noise by Silvia Moreno-Garcia

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Mexico City, 1988: Meche is fifteen, awkward, and obsessed with music. Her world revolves around her two misfit friends, Sebastian and Daniela, and a stack of records. Then Meche discovers how to turn music into magic, and things takes a turn for the strange...

Signal To Noise Summary

Signal To Noise by Silvia Moreno-Garcia

Mexico City, 1988. Long before iTunes or MP3s, you said I love you with a mixtape. Meche, awkward and fifteen, discovers how to cast spells using music, and with her friends Sebastian and Daniela will piece together their broken families, and even find love...

Two decades after abandoning the metropolis, Meche returns for her estranged father's funeral, reviving memories from her childhood she thought she buried a long time ago. What really happened back then? Is there any magic left?

Signal To Noise Reviews

Haunting and beautifully nuanced, Signal to Noise is a magical first novel. -- The Guardian * The Guardian *
Plenty of books use magic to talk about coming-of-age stories and the secrets that people bury... but few of them are as sad, or as evocative, as Silvia Moreno-Garcia's new novel Signal to Noise. -- io9 * io9 *
Vibrantly new... one of the most important fantasy debuts of the year. -- Locus * Locus Magazine *
Numerous '80s musical references make this unusual story a welcome blast from the past. -- Publisher's Weekly * Publishers Weekly *
In many ways, Signal to Noise is a coming-of-age tale, but it's also the tale of what comes after - and what happens when forces beyond our control, magical or otherwise, are better left that way. -- NPR * NPR *
The book is this rich, elaborate symphony of awesome that defies simple definitions. -- Kirkus * Kirkus Reviews *
Signal to Noise is a perfect young adult crossover novel, full of appeal, diverse characters & setting, wonderful writing-and magic. -- School Library Journal * School Library Journal *
This charming literary fantasy will resonate for readers of all ages. -- Barnes & Noble Sci-Fi and Fantasy Blog * The Barnes & Noble SF&F Blog *
If you like well drawn characters, cool tunes and lashings and lashings of nostalgia, then you should check this out. -- Starburst Magazine * Starburst Magazine *
Refreshing, lively and unique, Moreno-Garcia's debut novel is a triumph. -- RT Book Reviews * RT Book Reviews *

About Silvia Moreno-Garcia

Silvia Moreno-Garcia is the author of the novels Velvet Was the Night, Mexican Gothic, Gods of Jade and Shadow, and a bunch of other books. She has also edited several anthologies, including the World Fantasy Award-winning She Walks in Shadows (a.k.a. Cthulhu's Daughters).

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Signal To Noise by Silvia Moreno-Garcia
Used - Very Good
Rebellion Publishing Ltd.
Winner of Copper Cylinder Award 2016 (Canada) Short-listed for Locus Award 2016 (United States) Short-listed for Aurora Award 2016 (Canada) Short-listed for British Fantasy Award 2016 (UK) Nominated for Sunburst Award 2016 (Canada)
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This is a used book - there is no escaping the fact it has been read by someone else and it will show signs of wear and previous use. Overall we expect it to be in very good condition, but if you are not entirely satisfied please get in touch with us

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