And then a book like Ryan La Sala's Reverie comes along, which truly knocked me on my ass with its originality, camp, and downright craziness. Forget following your own dreams; follow Ryan La Sala’s into Reverie, a vivid, exciting, and profoundly original tale of identity, imagination, and, of course, villainous drag queen sorcery.”, Best-selling author of Proxy and Black Wings Beating. Brb while I cry myself to sleep bc I didn't love this book like I thought I would, When you read as much as I do, at times you wonder whether there are still books out there which are totally original, because quite often books tend to feel similar. With beautiful prose, fantastic landscapes, and a drag By Karis Rogerson. Also the blend of contemporary and fantasy is my favourite 😍 the writing was lush too, some of the turns of phrase truly standing out as a gorgeous way to put things. "REVERIE is a dreamy escapist fantasy that will keep you entertained and Alexandra Monir, The Life Below: The Final Six #2. I had such a hard time wrapping my brain around the reveries and an even harder time connecting to the characters. Mentally, he spent most of his childhood in the worlds of Sailor Moon and Xena: Warrior Princess, which perhaps explains all the twirling. Download Reverie Books now!Available in PDF, EPUB, Mobi Format. A "joyously, riotously queer" (Kirkus) young adult fantasy from debut author Ryan La Sala, Reverie is a wildly imaginative story about dreams becoming reality, perfect for fans of Adam Silvera and Laini Taylor. this debut. If you want more queer YA in the world, support the books out there to ensure more books get the same chance. on your toes. He writes about surreal things happening to real people, and his stories are almost always queer. Mentally, he spent most of his childhood in the worlds of Sailor Moon and Xena: Warrior Princess, which perhaps explains all the twirling. A few weeks ago, Kane Montgomery was in an accident that robbed him of his memory. Published: 2019-12-03T00:0 Hardcover : 416 pages. Inception meets The Magicians in the most imaginative YA debut of the year! Ryan La Sala’s ‘Reverie’: A young gay teen bends reality with rainbow magic Ryan La Sala's first novel, Reverie, debuted Dec. 3, 2019. Reverie by Ryan La Sala Publication Date: December 3, 2019. He is the author of REVERIE (a Barnes & Noble book club selection and Kids’ Indie Next pick), and BE DAZZLED, out January 5, 2021. At your local indipendent bookstores, but also: January 2020 YA Book Club Pick for Barnes & Noble, Named a ‘Best Young Adult Science Fiction, Fantasy, and Horror of 2019’ pick by Tor.com. Reverie by Ryan La Sala Inception meets The Magicians in this wildly imaginative story about about what happens when the secret world’s that people hide within themselves come to light. For rights inquiries, please contact: "Queer, dream-bending mystery fantasy may well be the next big thing.". Reverie. Also the blend of contemporary and fantasy is my favourite 😍 the writing was lush too, some of the turns of phrase. Everyone said this book was wild and I am pleased to report that it is, in fact, wild. please sign up Here's a great place to start: For general inquiries, reader mail, or events, please use the site's contact form. A "joyously, riotously queer" (Kirkus) young adult fantasy from debut author Ryan La Sala, Reverie is a wildly imaginative story about dreams becoming reality, perfect for fans of Adam Silvera and Laini Taylor. Ryan La Sala’s debut novel is a fever nightmare of epically queer proportions. Twelve months ago, the fabulously flamboyant Ryan La Sala was a relatively small name in the world of fiction, already on his way to publication but still working his job in Boston waiting for the masses to receive his debut Reverie.His trip to BookCon in early June changed all that with the first arcs heading into the hands and homes of the lucky ones who beat the crowds. Ryan La Sala, Reverie. November 2 - 16, 2020. Caroline Richmond Tung, Hungry Hearts: 13 Tales of Love & Food. Everything seems so different, including reality itself. Removing this book will also remove your associated ratings, reviews, and reading sessions. Sexuality feels intrinsic to the characters, not just something added for Characterization or to make the book Diverse. reverie by Ryan La Sala ‧ RELEASE DATE: Dec. 3, 2019 A teenager fights to keep a series of baroque fantasy worlds from tearing his reality apart. To see what your friends thought of this book, Kristen Simmons, Scammed: Vale Hall #2. Mackenzie Lee, A Gentleman’s Guide to Getting Lucky. Smart, sensitive, and unabashedly queer, this atmospheric debut reshaped my heart. The discussion board will be available until November 23 "Ryan La Sala's debut novel is a fever nightmare of epically queer proportions. From Nov. 2 through Nov. 16, readers will be able to check out the ebook and audiobook version of Reverie without waitlist or holds.This wildly imaginative young adult story about dreams becoming reality is perfect for both libraries and schools. Zack Smedley, Deposing Nathan. A "joyously, riotously queer" (Kirkus) young adult fantasy from debut author Ryan La Sala, Reverie is a wildly imaginative story about dreams becoming reality, perfect for fans of Adam Silvera and Laini Taylor. Kane is there fighting actual dreams turning into poisoned monsters -- but we also talk about how a person needs a dream, how your own dreams can poison you, but without them you can turn into a husk. Reverie isn’t just an essential book but a wonderful one…Reverie is opening up [readers’] blind spots and giving them a chance to seek out places where they can go learn. Ryan La Sala grew up in Connecticut, but only physically. Reverie . Thankfully, Reverie has ended that streak. It’s a fantastic debut, #OwnVoices YA novel that’s well worth the read. This outstanding debut novel will light readers’ imaginations on fire...Imaginative, bold, and full of queer representation, this is a must-purchase for YA collections. With Sora. A few weeks ago, Kane Montgomery was in an accident that robbed him of his memory. Told in a commanding voice and with both wit and style, Reverie is the kind of magical, twisty adventure that made me feel at home. A full list of REVERIE news and related media can be found here. His first book, REVERIE, focuses on the worlds we build within ourselves—our dreams and our delusions—and how they warp our reality. All Kane Montgomery knows for certain is that the police found him half-dead in the river. You may have to search for this title in your library's digital collection. Our global ebook club will soon be returning with Reverie by Ryan La Sala! Ryan La Sala’s debut book, Reverie, is a dynamic, action-packed adventure that digs into the worlds between fantasy and reality. A "joyously, riotously queer" (Kirkus) young adult fantasy from debut author Ryan La Sala, Reverie is a wildly imaginative story about dreams becoming reality, perfect for fans of Adam Silvera and Laini Taylor. Ryan La Sala , debut author of fantasy YA novel Reverie . Picture this: A young Ryan La Sala, already invested in stories and fantasies but not yet realizing that writing is the path he wished to embark upon. 1 person found this helpful If you’re looking for an unusual fantasy, check out “Reverie” by Ryan La Sala. by Ryan La Sala. A book entitled Reverie written by Ryan La Sala, published by Sourcebooks, Inc. which was released on 03 December 2019. Ryan La Sala’s debut novel is a fever nightmare of epically queer proportions Mark Oshiro award-winning author of Anger is a Gift, In Each of Us a Desert La Sala is an exquisite wordsmith... Reverie makes a strong, late-season case as one of the best young adult fantasies of the year. La Sala is clearly a talented writer, creating prose as magical as his worlds. I had such a hard time wrapping my brain around the reveries and an even harder time connecting to the characters. I marveled at La Sala's storytelling and the creativity of this story, which is billed as Inception meets The Magicians. In Reverie, Ryan La Sala weaves a rich, glittering, and complex illusion, a reverse Alice in Wonderland that’ll take you on a fantastic ride. Download Reverie by Ryan La Sala (PDF Book) Reverie Ryan La Sala Donate. Reverie is available from Amazon, Book Depository, and other good book retailers as of December 3rd 2019. Readers will be guessing to the end of this wild and weird and crazy ride, and they’ll love every minute of it.”, Nebula-Award-winning author of The Art of Starving, Author of Brooklyn Brujas & Incendiary series. Ryan La Sala's Reverie is an energy-drink in novel form. I haven’t written a review in a while, and that’s probably because very few of my recent reads have wholly won me over. He can’t remember how he got there, what happened after, and why his life seems so different now. A full list of REVERIE news and related media can be found here. A B&N's YA Book Club Pick * Walmart Buzz Pick * Indie Next Pick * Book of the Month Club YA Box A "joyously, riotously queer" (Kirkus) young adult fantasy from debut author Ryan La Sala, Reverie is a wildly imaginative story about dreams becoming reality, perfect for fans of Adam Silvera and Laini Taylor.A few weeks ago, Kane Montgomery was in an accident that robbed him of his memory. La Sala... writes about surreal things happening to queer people. Dreamscape books are so thrillingly odd, and I kind of just love it?! And then a book like Ryan La Sala's, Everyone said this book was wild and I am pleased to report that it is, in fact, wild. All of a sudden, places start changing and three strangers come up to Kane claiming that they’re his friends. 0 members reading this now 1 club reading this now 0 members have read this book. This also helps cement the vibrant characters and premise. Dreamscape books are so thrillingly odd, and I kind of just love it?! Kane has had a near-fatal accident in the river that leaves him with no memories. Queerness Is Front-And-Center in REVERIE by Ryan La Sala. . Ryan La Sala (and/or his writing) has been featured in WBUR, Tor.com,  NERD Daily, Write or Die, and the Barnes & Noble YA Podcast. And it all felt so metaphorical. This novel is truly a dream come true, and I can't wait … He studied Anthropology and Neuroscience at Northeastern University before becoming a project manager specialized in digital tools. Published December 3rd 2019 by Sourcebooks Fire. I loved what Ryan had to say about the power of transformation in anime and in drag, …