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Mooncakes

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Perfect for Halloween time or autumn/fall. This graphic novel features witches and a werewolf and is all around just so cute, it also has queer characters which is perfect! The art style I love and it's something that you can reread again when it comes to that spooky time of the year.
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A lovely, magical fall romance between a witch and a warewolf - I cannot wait to reread the finished copy during Pumpkin Spice season. My only complaint is that the story seems to start right in the middle - like I'd started on book 2 of a series without having read book 1. It gets less confusing if you stick with it, but Still, I love the illustrations with their rich, autumn colors and the sweet LGBTQ romance between Nova and Tam. It melted my cold, dead millennial heart. This will definitely become a go-to Halloween read for me
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It is a lovely story with diverse caracters and it leaves you wanting more, wanting to know more about all the characters and follow them in more adventures!
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After bumping into her childhood crush, Nova goes on a mission to figure out who is behind unexpectant things happening. It has witchcraft, wolves, and cuteness all over. I appreciated the art style overall. The story left me wanting more, but I did find it interesting overall. I appreciated the queer representation and having a non-binary MC.
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A good surface level LGBTQ witchy read, but could have benefited from a little more depth.
Super cute characters, the storyline of a childrens fantasy episode, and representation for non-binary and deaf people. 

I recommend as a light read for young teens.
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Very cute and nostalgic in a way, would love to read more from the series but it isn't my top priority as it did not blow me away. Good representation in this first volume.
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Wasn't the biggest fan of the art style, it's cute but it wasn't working for me. Haven't read enough to say if the story is any good.

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I read this graphic novel for the 2019 reading rush and I had such a good time while flipping through the illustrations. The art is amazing, I love the colors’ combination and the style itself. You cannot NOT enjoy this graphic novel because it is such a pure, cute and diverse story. LGBTQIA+ representation on point (a non-binary main character and 2 lesbian grandmas is an example) and such important messages spread throughout the entirety of the novel.
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I received this book for NetGalley. I wasn’t really sure what to expect but I was pleasantly surprised. I have been looking for some possible graphic novels for some of my students to get them interested in reading. This one caught my eye. I love the name! Witches, werewolves and romance what a great combination. I think my girls will love this book. The illustrations and characters are wonderful. I look forward to more.
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This was a cute story.
The illustrations were very good and the plot of the story was immersive and lovely.
There is a lot happening in the story, with a love blooming and demon awakening,  this story has it all and it was a really fun read.
I adored the development of the relationship and the way the the final magical battle unfolded was good.
I also liked the characters in the story, they felt realistic and were all adorab;e.
They is also a lot of representation in this book, I cannot speak for the rep but I did like seeing it.
Our main character has a hearing disability, she has two grandmothers and Tam, the werewolves is I am assuming to be non-binary and prefers the pronouns they/them
There is also a seen in the book where Tam corrects one of the grandmothers on which pronoun to use and it was done very well.
Overall this was a cute story, had great diversity and I had a great time reading it.
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A magical entry into graphic novels, heartfelt and engaging story and art. The plot is sweetly framed by both baking and magic.
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Unfortunately this didn't work on any of my devices - it was just a page of code! But thank you very much for accepting me to read it. I will definitely be trying to get a copy when I can because it looks great.
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What a cute graphic novel! I loved the family aspect and the relationship between our 2 main characters. I found it quirky and fun and the illustrations are just stunning!

Thankyou so much to Netgalley for providing me with an arc (a long time ago)
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Mooncakes is a cute and fun take on witches and magic! I adored the relationship between Tam and Nova!
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I really enjoyed this read and the characters, they were wholesome and sweet. This made the perfect Autumn read and I have already recommended it to friends looking for light-weight and easy reads for the best time of year!
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I wouldn't consider myself to be a huge reader of graphic novels, but Mooncakes is by far one of the best I've ever read. The world was so magical and intriguing. The plot was fast-paced and easy to follow. And the illustrations are so lovely. I loved the childhood friends to lovers sapphic romance. In fact, there was so much representation packed into such a short story! I would totally recommend this for any contemporary fantasy fan. Or anyone looking for a soft graphic novel in the vein of The Tea Dragon Society.
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Adorable, I love the artwork in this graphic novel. I would've liked a bit more as far as plot is concerned, but that was really my only complaint. I highly recommend this cute and easy to read graphic novel!!!
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Mooncakes was a beautiful graphic novel that featured unconditional family love, found family and a super cute relationship between a female and a non-binary character! 

This story was about Nova, a Chinese-American girl who is currently dealing with the loss of her parents and how one night she followed a white wolf into the woods. The wolf is attacked by a horse-demon and it is revealed that Nova's childhood crush,Tam. is the wolf. Tam is also Chinese-American and is non-binary. Now Tam & Nova have to work together to figure out where this horse-demon is coming from and how to defeat it.

Overall, this was a cute, quick read with beautiful illustrations and amazing rep.
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I actually am going to be ordering this from my local bookstore in a few days! I literally love the premise, the cover, everything about it and I want a copy for my own shelf! It's definitely something I want to read in fall!
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My new favorite graphic novel! I loved it! Everything, from the story, to the graphics, to the characters was incredible. Without a doubt I will be recommending it to everyone I know.
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