All of Us With Wings by Michelle Ruiz Keil

All Of Us With Wings by Michelle Ruiz Keil

Seventeen-year-old Xochi is alone in San Francisco, running from her painful past: the mother who abandoned her, the man who betrayed her. Then one day, she meets Pallas, a precocious twelve-year-old who lives with her rock-star family in one of the city’s storybook Victorians. Xochi accepts a position as Pallas’s live-in governess and quickly finds her place in their household, which is relaxed and happy despite the band’s larger-than-life fame.

But on the night of the Vernal Equinox, as a concert afterparty rages in the house below, Xochi and Pallas accidentally summon a pair of ancient creatures devoted to avenging the wrongs of Xochi’s adolescence… Read more.

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Trigger & Content Warnings:

  • Racism
  • Sexism
  • Rape recounted & sexual assault
  • Child sex trafficking implied
  • Romanticised adult-minor relationship*
  • Child abuse and neglect
  • Alcohol consumption
  • Recreational drug use

*Note: The main characters is a seventeen-year-old girl whose love interest is her twenty-eight-year-old male employer.

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