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The Girl Who Drank the Moon (Winner of the 2017 Newbery Medal)

作者 Kelly Barnhill
出版社 WORKMAN PUBLISHING CO.
商品描述 The Girl Who Drank the Moon (Winner of the 2017 Newbery Medal):,Everyyear,thepeopleoftheProtectorateleaveababyasanofferingtothewitchwholivesintheforest.Theyho

內容簡介

內容簡介 Every year, the people of the Protectorate leave a baby as an offering to the witch who lives in the forest. They hope this sacrifice will keep her from terrorizing their town. But the witch in the Forest, Xan, is kind. She shares her home with a wise Swamp Monster and a Perfectly Tiny Dragon. Xan rescues the children and delivers them to welcoming families on the other side of the forest, nourishing the babies with starlight on the journey. One year, Xan accidentally feeds a baby moonlight instead of starlight, filling the ordinary child with extraordinary magic. Xan decides she must raise this girl, whom she calls Luna, as her own. As Luna's thirteenth birthday approaches, her magic begins to emerge--with dangerous consequences. Meanwhile, a young man from the Protectorate is determined to free his people by killing the witch. Deadly birds with uncertain intentions flock nearby. A volcano, quiet for centuries, rumbles just beneath the earth's surface. And the woman with the Tiger's heart is on the prowl . . .

作者介紹

作者介紹 Kelly Barnhill lives in Minnesota with her husband and three children. She is the author of four novels, most recently The Girl Who Drank the Moon, winner of the Newbery Medal, and the short story collection for adult readers, Dreadful Young Ladies and Other Stories. The Witch's Boy received four starred reviews and was a finalist for the Min­nesota Book Awards. Kelly Barnhill has been awarded writing fellowships from the Jerome Foundation, the Minnesota State Arts Board, and the McKnight Foundation. Visit her online at kellybarnhill.com or on Twitter: @kellybarnhill.

商品規格

書名 / The Girl Who Drank the Moon (Winner of the 2017 Newbery Medal)
作者 / Kelly Barnhill
簡介 / The Girl Who Drank the Moon (Winner of the 2017 Newbery Medal):,Everyyear,thepeopleoftheProtectorateleaveababyasanofferingtothewitchwholivesintheforest.Theyho
出版社 / WORKMAN PUBLISHING CO.
ISBN13 / 9781616207465
ISBN10 / 1616207469
EAN / 9781616207465
誠品26碼 / 2682076125009
語言 / 英文
尺寸 / 20.6X13.7X2.3CM
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裝訂 / 平裝
頁數 / 400

最佳賣點

最佳賣點 : The winner of the 2017 Newbery Medal--Barnhill's "New York Time"-bestselling fantasy about a young girl--raised by a witch, a swamp monster, and a tiny dragon--who must unlock the dangerous magic buried deep within her.