The Girl who Drank the Moon
Author: Kelly Barnhill
BARNHILL, Kelly. The Girl Who Drank the Moon. [Chapel Hill]: Algonquin Young Readers, 2016. 8vo, [x] 388pp. Red boards with spine stamped in gold and front in blind. Black endpapers. A fine copy in original color pictorial dust jacket (no medal affixed). Signed by the author, Newbery Medalist Kelly Barnhill, with the sentiment, “The heart is infinite” – the realization of the book’s heroine.
First edition. 2017 Newbery Medal Winner! The epic fantasy of young Luna, a girl raised by witch named Xan, a swamp monster named Glerk, and a Perfectly Tiny Dragon named Fyrian, who must unlock the powerful magic buried deep inside her. A perfectly enchanting tale of the power of magic, love, and family.