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A Warning About Swans by R. M. Romero
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Jul 11, 2023 | ISBN 9781682634837

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“The story smoothly melds contemporary understandings of gender equality, exploration, and representation with fairy tale–like ambiance and language, making for a gratifying read”—Publishers Weekly

“R.M. Romero has woven a powerful, moving fairytale about finding belonging in the in-between and holding onto magic in a cruel world. A Warning About Swans carried me from hope to despair and back again on the wings of dreamy, wrenching verse. Entirely spellbinding.” —Allison Saft, New York Times bestselling author of A Far Wilder Magic
“An absolutely gorgeous book with words that dance across the page in shining verse. I wanted to linger with Hilde and Franz in their world even after the story came to an end. Utterly magical!” —Kip Wilson, award-winning author of The Most Dazzling Girl in Berlin

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A story of deep hurts delivered with a very gentle, kindly touch.—NPR

“A must-read for lost souls everywhere.”Kirkus Reviews, Starred Review

“An intoxicating blend of the contemporary and otherworldly.”Publishers Weekly, Starred Review

A modern folktale, a love letter to the diaspora, and a unique novel-in-verse.”—School Library Journal, Starred Review

“[A] wistful and deeply symbolic tale of feeling seen and finding powerful connections to the past.”Shelf Awareness, Starred Review

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