Where the mountain meets the moon
A Newbery Honor Winner A New York Times Bestseller This stunning fantasy inspired by Chinese folklore is a companion novel to Starry River of the Sky and the New York Times bestselling and National Book Award finalist When the Sea Turned to Silver In the valleyofFruitless mountain, a young girl named Minli lives in a ramshackle hut with her parents. In the evenings, her father regales her with old folktales of the Jade Dragon and the Old Man on the Moon, who knows the answers to all of life's questions. Inspired by these stories, Minli sets off on an extraordinary journey to find the Old Man on the Moon to ask him how she can change her family's fortune. She encounters an assorted cast of characters and magical creatures along the way, including a dragon who accompanies her on her quest for the ultimate answer. Grace Lin, author of the beloved Year of the Dog and Year of the Rat returns with a wondrous story of adventure, faith, and friendship. A fantasy crossed with Chinese folklore, Where the Mountain Meets the Moon is a timeless story reminiscent of The Wizard of Oz and Kelly Barnhill's The Girl Who Drank the Moon . Her beautiful illustrations, printed in full-color, accompany the text throughout. Once again, she has created a charming, engaging book for young readers.
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Findaway World, LLC.
Playaway Digital Audio.
Random House (Firm).
Bellevue - Kids Fiction
Edgehill - Kids Fiction
Green Hills - Kids Fiction
Hermitage - Kids Fiction
Main Library - Kids Audiobook
Southeast - Kids Audiobook
|display_description||Minli, an adventurous girl from a poor village, buys a magical goldfish, and then joins a dragon who cannot fly on a quest to find the Old Man of the Moon in hopes of bringing life to Fruitless Mountain and freshness to Jade River.|
CD audio book
CD audio book
JUV Fiction Lin
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|owning_library_catalog||Nashville Public Library|
Green Hills Kids
|series||Starry River of the Sky|
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Dragons -- Fiction
Dragons -- Juvenile fiction
Moon -- Juvenile fiction
Moon. -- Fiction
Newbery Honor book -- 2010
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Newbery Honor book