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This story is a story lovers tale. Set in a futuristic world where Earth has been destroyed by a comet, the story begins with, "Había una vez . . ." Then we meet our protagonist, a girl named Petra Peña, who wants nothing more than to be a storyteller, like her abuelita. But Petra's world as she knows it is coming to a close. As the child of scientists chosen to leave Earth for the journey to a new planet, Petra is tasked with the continuation of the human race in a new world. Put into suspended animation for hundreds of years, she wakes to this new planet only to find that she is the only one to still remember life on Earth, and the leaders of this new world are comprised of a sinister Collective focused on erasing the sins of humanity's past. The Collective have manipulated the suspended animation to purge the memories of all aboard the ship during their journey to the new world and purged those deemed "defective" all together. Petra now faces the challenge of carrying the stories of humanity's past, and with them, the hope for the future. The question remains can she make the stories live again?
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