Review // Other Words for Smoke by Sarah Maria Griffin

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The house at the end of the lane burned down, and Rita Frost and her teenage ward, Bevan, were never seen again. The townspeople never learned what happened.
Only Mae and her brother Rossa know the truth; they spent two summers with Rita and Bevan, two of the strangest summers of their lives…

Because nothing in that house was as it seemed: a cat who was more than a cat, and a dark power called Sweet James that lurked behind the wallpaper, enthralling Bevan with whispers of neon magic and escape. And in the summer heat, Mae became equally as enthralled with Bevan. Desperately in the grips of first love, she’d give the other girl anything.
A dangerous offer when all that Sweet James desired was a taste of new flesh…

Huge thank you to Titan Books for sending me an early review copy.

17 thoughts on “Review // Other Words for Smoke by Sarah Maria Griffin

  1. bec, ive literally had this blog post open since you posted it and debated how much i read of it or not bc i dont wanan influence my own review that i dont feel like i can do it justice so basically at this point i just wanna post my review andleave it blank but witha link here

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