Oona Out of Order
Updated: Apr 19, 2020
This is a story about making mistakes, and gaining wisdom from those mistakes. The book begins with Oona at age 18 in 1982. Her birthday is January 1st, and every New Year's Eve at the stroke of midnight Oona is catapulted into a random future year of her life. Oona's first "leap" is into age 51, when she has to learn how to navigate life as a time traveler. In subsequent years she gains new pieces of information about who she has become, and the choices she has made in her past. This is a fun book for those of us who enjoy magical realism, and 1980s and 1990s cultural references. Hardcover 352 pages, Audiobook 11 hrs 30 mins. ⭐⭐⭐⭐ 4/5 on our Goodreads group: RipeReads.