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Voice control: Viva La Novella winner Marlee Jane Ward on ‘Welcome to Orphancorp’

Marlee Jane Ward’s Welcome to Orphancorp is one of this year’s three winning titles in Seizure’s Viva La Novella Prize. The brutal coming-of-age story is about 17-year-old Mirii Mahoney, who must survive her last week in the oppressive industrial orphanage Orphancorp. The author spoke to Books+Publishing.What inspired you to create...

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