In the Books Section:
Moonstruck Vol. 1
Discussed July 2018
By Grace Ellis and Shae Beagle
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- The Black Cat
- Julie, a werewolf
- Chet, a centaur, Julie’s BFF
- Manuel, a bison/minotaur, Chet’s new beau
- CT, a human
- Little Dog 2
- The Band
- Mark, a were-bat
- Lindi, a gorgon
- The Magic Act
- Dorian, a magician
Anderson, a spirit
- Grace Ellis is also the creator of Lumberjanes. How does Moonstruck compare?
- How successful is Moonstruck as “a magical romantic comedy”?
- Tor.com says that Moonstruck is “infused with… intersectional diversity.” What does that mean to you?
- Are you a coffee bar aficionado? If so, does “The Black Cat” have an authentic feel (other than the magic, of course).
- How do you feel about Julie’s character and personality?
- How do you feel about Chet’s character and personality?
- Did the “Pleasant Mountain Sisters” (PMS?!) story-within-a-story add to your enjoyment of Moonstruck?
- What do you think about the contrasting artistic styles: Moonstruck (by Shae Beagle) vs. “The Pleasant Mountain Sisters” (Kate Leth)?
- Did the “Ask a Know-it-all” features (letters columns) add to your enjoyment of Moonstruck?
- How did you like the “magical system” underlying Moonstruck?
- What is “newpals”? (page 63)