The Girl Who Soared Over Fairyland and Cut the Moon in Two

Category: Book
Illustrated By: Juan, Ana
By (author): Valente, Catherynne M.
Series: Fairyland
Subject:  JUVENILE FICTION / Fairy Tales & Folklore / General
  JUVENILE FICTION / Girls & Women
Audience: children/juvenile
Publisher: Feiwel & Friends
Published: October 2013
Format: Book-hardcover
Pages: 256
Size: 9.41in x 6.43in x 0.75in
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From The Publisher*One of the most extraordinary works of fantasy, for adults or children, published so far this century.-Time magazine, on the Fairyland series September misses Fairyland and her friends Ell, the Wyverary, and the boy Saturday. She longs to leave the routines of home and embark on a new adventure. Little does she know that this time, she will be spirited away to the moon, reunited with her friends, and find herself faced with saving Fairyland from a moon-Yeti with great and mysterious powers.  The Girl Who Soared Over Fairyland and Cut the Moon in Two  is another rich, beautifully told, wisely humorous, and passionately layered book from New York Times -bestselling author Catherynne M. Valente.
Review Quote*A TIME Magazine Book of the Year, 2012 ( The Girl Who Fell Beneath Fairyland and Led the Revels There ) - and the only middle grade title on the list. Praise for The Girl Who Circumnavigated Fairyland in a Ship of Her Own Making: Winner of the Andre Norton Award for Young Adult Science Fiction and Fantasy "Better than good: it is in fact one of the most extraordinary works of fantasy, for adults or children, published so far this century."-Lev Grossman, TIME magazine
Biographical NoteCatherynne M. Valente, the acclaimed author of many books for adults, made her children's book debut with The Girl Who Circumnavigated Fairyland in a Ship of Her Own Making. She lives on an island off the coast of Maine with her husband. ANA JUAN  is a world-renowned illustrator known in this country for her wonderful covers for the New Yorker magazine, as well as the children's books The Night Eater, and Frida, written by Jonah Winter. She lives in Spain.