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Wax
Young Adult Fiction 1778
Wax by Gina Damico
Overall rating 
 
5.0
Plot 
 
5.0
Characters 
 
5.0
Writing Style 
 
5.0
I love Gina Damico. I just do. I feel like she gets my sense of humor. I loved the Croak books, I loved Hellhole, and this is right up there with its predecessors. The characters are fun in this. Poppy is an absolute hoot, I love her friendship with Jill, and Dud is so entertaining. The plot for some reason reminds me of the villagers in Hot Fuzz meets Invasion of the Body Snatchers. The ending was a crazy thrill ride (although I hope the implosion at the factory gets better fleshed out in the final edition. It was a bit confusing) and the very last part was quite touching. It was fast-paced, unique, and funny as hell. Read all her books. Just do it.
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