Signal to Noise

Signal to Noise

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Mexico City, 1988: Long before iTunes or MP3s, you said "I love you" with a mixtape. Meche, awkward and fifteen, has two equally unhip friends - Sebastian and Daniela - and a whole lot of vinyl records to keep her company. When she discovers how to cast spells using music, the future looks brighter for the trio. The three friends will piece together their broken families, change their status as non-entities, and maybe even find love...

Mexico City, 2009: Two decades after abandoning the metropolis, Meche returns for her estranged father's funeral. It's hard enough to cope with her family, but then she runs into Sebastian, reviving memories from her childhood she thought she buried a long time ago. What really happened back then? What precipitated the bitter falling out with her father? Is there any magic left?
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Product details

  • Paperback | 208 pages
  • 127 x 197 x 18mm | 181.44g
  • SOLARIS
  • Nottingham, United Kingdom
  • English
  • 1781082995
  • 9781781082997
  • 370,297

Review quote

"Moreno-Garcia has a solid and convincing prose style, robust and subtlein all the right places... a successful debut, and a very interesting book."-- "- Tor.com"
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About Silvia Moreno-Garcia

Mexican by birth, Canadian by inclination, Silvia Moreno-Garcia lives in British Columbia with her family and two cats. Her speculative fiction has been collected in This Strange Way of Dying and has appeared in a number of anthologies, including Imaginarium: The Best Canadian Speculative Writing. She is the winner of the Carter V. Cooper/Exile Short Fiction Competition and a finalist for the Manchester Fiction Prize.
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