Elizabeth Barrette (ysabetwordsmith) wrote,
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A Review of Zoo City

Based on the cover image and review, this seems like an interesting book.

Zoo City is urban fantasy that actually earns that label: it's fantasy in the gritty, urban environment of Johannesburg, South Africa. It's set in our world -- almost. Some time in the 1990s, the Zoo Plague, or "Acquired Aposymbiotic Familiarism," manifested worldwide.

Tags: ethnic studies, fantasy, magic, reading

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