Normal view MARC view ISBD view

Orpheus girl / Brynne Rebele-Henry.

By: Rebele-Henry, Brynne, 1999- [author.].
Material type: TextTextPublisher: New York, NY : Soho Teen, 2019Description: 164 pages ; 22 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9781641290746; 1641290749.Subject(s): Lesbians -- Fiction | Lesbians -- Fiction | Lesbian teenagers -- Fiction | Best friends -- Fiction | Friendship -- Fiction | Camps -- Fiction | Mythology, Greek -- Fiction | Grandmothers -- Fiction | Families -- Texas -- Fiction | Texas -- Fiction | Best friends -- Fiction | Friendship -- Fiction | Camps -- Fiction | Mythology, Greek -- Fiction | Grandmothers -- Fiction | Family life -- Texas -- Fiction | Texas -- FictionDDC classification: [Fic] Summary: When sixteen-year-old, mythology-obsessed Raya and her true love, Sarah, are sent from their conservative Texas town to a re-education camp, Raya assumes the role of Orpheus to save them.Summary: Raya-- abandoned by her mother, obsessed with ancient myths-- lives with her grandmother in a small conservative Texas town. For years she has hidden her feelings for her best friend and true love, Sarah. When the two are caught in an intimate moment, they are sent to Friendly Saviors: a re-education camp meant to "fix" them and make them heterosexual. Subjected to abusive and brutal "treatments" by the staff, Raya vows to assume the mythic role of Orpheus to save them both and to return them to the world of the living... at any cost.
Tags from this library: No tags from this library for this title. Log in to add tags.
    Average rating: 0.0 (0 votes)
Item type Current location Collection Call number Status Date due Barcode Item holds
Book Book Downtown Branch
Young adult fiction
Young adult fiction YA REB (Browse shelf) Available 31562017497902
Total holds: 0

"Content warning: There are scenes in this book that depict self-harm, homophobia, transphobia, and violence against LGBTQ characters." -- verso.

When sixteen-year-old, mythology-obsessed Raya and her true love, Sarah, are sent from their conservative Texas town to a re-education camp, Raya assumes the role of Orpheus to save them.

Raya-- abandoned by her mother, obsessed with ancient myths-- lives with her grandmother in a small conservative Texas town. For years she has hidden her feelings for her best friend and true love, Sarah. When the two are caught in an intimate moment, they are sent to Friendly Saviors: a re-education camp meant to "fix" them and make them heterosexual. Subjected to abusive and brutal "treatments" by the staff, Raya vows to assume the mythic role of Orpheus to save them both and to return them to the world of the living... at any cost.

There are no comments for this item.

Log in to your account to post a comment.

915 Monroe Street, Huntsville, AL 35801 | Phone: (256) 532-5940 | Circulation & Renewals: (256) 532-5984 | Contact the Library | Privacy Policy

Powered by Koha