Areh by Jeffrey Kinsey, Mia Bergeron and Amelia Dregiewicz
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Areh by Jeffrey Kinsey, Mia Bergeron and Amelia Dregiewicz

An ancient religion grotesquely modernized, The Purpose, deifies children for their deformities—a beautiful girl with three arms, a brave boy with one eye… the exceptional list goes on. Painted and costumed, they are worshiped on stage. Shy and exposed, they are ridiculed in the streets, often by the same faces. Glorious or repulsive? Gods or … Continue reading

I Want Superpowers by Steven Bereznai
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I Want Superpowers by Steven Bereznai

The Genetic Wars that turned most of the planet into a wasteland are over. The so-called “dregs” (short for “DNA regulars”) and superpowered “Supergenics” now live separately from each other: the Supergenics in the shiny towers of Jupitar City, the dregs across the river in the squat concrete buildings of the boroughs. But Supergenic children … Continue reading

My Best Friend’s Exorcism by Grady Hendrix
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My Best Friend’s Exorcism by Grady Hendrix

1988, Charleston, South Carolina. High school sophomores Abby and Gretchen have been best friends since fourth grade. But after an evening of skinny-dipping goes disastrously wrong, Gretchen begins to act…different. She’s moody. She’s irritable. And bizarre incidents keep happening whenever she’s nearby. Abby’s investigation leads her to some startling discoveries – and by the time … Continue reading