At its greatest, literature offers us the opportunity to see the world through the eyes of someone else; at its most inviting, through a character whose experience could be our own; at its most powerful, through a view of existence that differs vastly, even frighteningly, from ours. The latter is explored in these two new works of Young Adult fiction that show us intensely ‘other’ ways of seeing.
Are You Seeing Me?
by Darren Groth
Woolshed Press, $18.99 pb, 271 pp, 9780857984739
by Diana Sweeney
Text Publishing $19.99 pb, 263 pp, 9781922182012
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