Eliza and Her Monsters
- Publish Date: 2017-05-30
- Binding: Hardcover
- Author: Francesca Zappia
Eighteen-year-old Eliza Mirk is the anonymous creator of Monstrous Sea, a wildly popular webcomic, but when a new boy at school tempts her to live a life offline, everything sheâs worked for begins to crumble.
Scott Westerfeldâs Afterworlds meets Nimona in this novel about art, fandom, and finding the courage to be yourself. Features illustrations by the author throughout. Perfect for readers of Rainbow Rowellâs Fangirl, this is the second novel by the acclaimed author of Made You Up.
In the real world, Eliza Mirk is shy, weird, smart, and friendless. Online, Eliza is LadyConstellation, the anonymous creator of a popular webcomic called Monstrous Sea. With millions of followers and fans throughout the world, Elizaâs persona is popular. Eliza canât imagine enjoying the real world as much as she loves her digital community. Then Wallace Warland transfers to her school, and Eliza begins to wonder if a life offline might be worthwhile. But when Elizaâs secret is accidentally shared with the world, everything sheâs builtâher story, her relationship with Wallace, and even her sanityâbegins to fall apart. With pages from Elizaâs webcomic, as well as screenshots from Elizaâs online forums, this uniquely formatted book will appeal to fans of Noelle Stevensonâs Nimona and Rainbow Rowellâs Fangirl.