The Girl Who Circumnavigated Fairyland In a Ship of Her Own Making
Год выхода: 2011
Twelve-year-old September lives in Omaha, and used to have an ordinary life, until her father went to war and her mother went to work. One day, September is met at her kitchen window by a Green Wind (taking the form of a gentleman in a green jacket), who invites her on an adventure, implying that her help is needed in Fairyland. The new Marquess is unpredictable and fickle, and also not much older than September. Only September can retrieve a talisman the Marquess wants from the enchanted woods,...
The Girl Who Circumnavigated Fairyland in a Ship of Her Own Making
Год выхода: 2011
### Amazon.com Review **Amazon Best Books of the Month, May 2011** : Bibliophilic wyverns, enchanted woods, an evil Marquess, a magical talisman, dwarven customs agents, djinns, velocipedes--and that doesn't even take into account what's in the title of *The Girl Who Circumnavigated Fairyland in a Ship of Her Own Making*. A fantastical tale that's somewhere between Lewis Carroll and Terry Pratchett, Cathrynne Valente's book follows twelve-year-old September, a girl from Omaha, Nebraska, who...