Loved this!

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I haven't read a great YA book like this in a long time! I absolutely loved the unique premise of Mattie and her fascination with Houdini and the art of escapism. All of these young people are misfits in their own way, but each has a tender and vulnerable nature that is very real and, although sometimes filled with angst, reveals the nature of many high school students who aren't part of the mainstream and remain "hidden" to those more popular.
I adored the plot line and the dual perspectives of Mattie and Will with two L's. I laughed out loud often and teared up several times. It is a heartfelt and lovely story that speaks to teens who often feel left out but find a way to shine in their own bright lights. Sweet and poignant, this novel is a must-read!