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Hullmetal Girls by Emily Skrutskie
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Jul 17, 2018 | ISBN 9781524770198

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A Boston Globe Best Book of the Year
A Paste Magazine Best Book of the Year

A little Ender’s Game, a little Hunger Games, a little Battlestar Gallactica, and a touch of ‘what if the Borg were teenagers and only partially assimilated?’ Amazingly, it works.”—NPR  

Filled with badass girls and epic adventures…this one’s guaranteed to take you on a ride.”—Buzzfeed

“From the badass cybernetics to the space opera politics, there is so much to adore about Hullmetal Girls. It’s a captivating sci-fi adventure that will make you fall madly for Skrutski’s fabulous writing, if you haven’t already. [Perfect] for fans of: Cindy Pon (Want) and Pierce Brown (Red Rising).”—Paste

“An unexpected and clever story that is difficult to put down. Skrutskie’s cast of characters, including the adults, is very well developed…[as they] unravel the mystery at the heart of their society….A great science fiction story.“—VOYA, Starred Review
“Near perfection.” –Bulletin

[An] exciting standalone…full of shifting allegiances…[and] ethnically diverse main characters with a range of sexual identities.”—SLJ

An engaging narrative with a complex cast that intersects race, sexual identity, religion, and class.“—Kirkus Reviews

“Emily Skrutskie’s complex, space-based post-apocalyptic world is…a gripping and intelligent young adult read.”—Shelf Awareness

“Packed with diverse characters…and [with] much of the story’s conflict stems from class-based tension, Skrutskie’s examination of what defines humanity, family, and free will makes this an engaging, satisfying story.“—Publishers Weekly

“[Skrutskie’s] created a fully realized world...and the diversity of ethnicities, sexualities, genders, and religions is seamlessly integrated into the story.”—Booklist
Hullmetal Girls has everything I love in a space opera: deep faith, high stakes, endless questions about humanity, and a cast that shows the best (and less-best) of what we might become.”—E.K. Johnston, #1 New York Times bestselling author of That Inevitable Victorian Thing

A book you will devour in one sitting, Hullmetal Girls is not to be missed!”—Beth Revis, New York Times bestselling author of A World Without You and Across the Universe

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