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Feeling cast off when her twin sister outgrows their shared love for a favorite book character, Cath, a dedicated fan-fiction writer, struggles to survive on her own in her first year of college. -- While not about being a music fan per se - the author captures COMPLETELY what it means to have yo... Read More »
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In the age of tumblr, fanfiction and fanart, Cath is a relateable character for any teen who has geeked out over a book, tv show or movie. Starting her freshman year of college, Cath is facing several new obstacles. Her twin sister Wren doesn't want to room with her so “they can meet other people.” She is dealing with her father’s mental illness. And college has taken time away from completing her epic online fanfiction Carry On written in the world of Simon Snow (a character reminiscent Harry Potter). On top of it all, Cath might be falling in love with her roommate's boyfriend.
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"And part of her set the whole world on fire just to watch it burn."
"Months are different in college, especially freshman year. Too much happens. Every freshman month equals six regular months—they're like dog months.”
But there's nothing more profound than creating something out of nothing.
Think about it, Cath. That's what makes a god - or a mother. There's nothing more intoxicating than creating something from nothing. Creating something form yourself!
How do you not like the Internet? That's like saying, 'I don't like things that are convenient. And easy. I don't like having access to all of mankind's recorded discoveries at my fingertips. I don't like light. And knowledge.
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