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This Month's Recommendations:
Set in a glittering Jazz Age America, this clever retelling of The Great Gatsby reimagines Jordan Baker as a queer Vietnamese adoptee with magical powers and Jay Gatsby himself as a bisexual villain.
After Neverland, Wendy Darling grows up and becomes a loving mother to her child, Jane. When Peter Pan reenters her life and kidnaps her daughter, Wendy must return to Neverland, face her past, and save Jane from a dangerous fate.
Earth may be flooded, but Tetley Abednego loves her life on Garbagetown, a floating continent built out of trash. She believes it to be the most magical place on Earth, until a Shakespearean carnival wreaks havoc on her community.
Centuries ago, the robots of Earth rebelled and disappeared. Now, a monk wanders the world, offering tea and a listening ear to those who need it, until their nomadic life is upended by the arrival of a robot seeking answers about humanity.