The Girl Who Drank the MoonBook - 2016
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historytimejen Oct 27, 2017
This is a fabulous read for strong elementary age readers who enjoy quests, magic and dragonlings. It's a mash up of the Hunger Games, the Hobbit and Harry Potter. It lends itself to a sequel - I hope there's more!
kathleen_DCL Apr 28, 2017
A wonderful story that is perfect for kids ages 10 to 12 that love fantasy and fairy tales.
storytimekelly Mar 09, 2017
This lovely story is one of my recent favorites. There is magic and suspense but it is more a tale about love, belonging, and sacrifice. It would make an excellent read for kids ages 10-12 who are interested in stories with a strong emotional aspect.
Epic coming-of-age story that is destined to become a classic. Perfect for ages 11-14.
fineplan Sep 07, 2016
I can see why this book is getting so much good buzz. It's charming and deep with a fairy tale charm that has modern sensibilities layered with an epic fantasy history. It also has a great focus on the small community... It's, well, a lot of things. It's also very, very good and I'm going to ... Read More »
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blue_whale_503 thinks this title is suitable for between the ages of 12 and 14
StarryGlitznGlam thinks this title is suitable for 12 years and over
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“How many feelings can one heart hold?... Infinite, Luna thought. The way the universe is infinite. It is light and dark and endless motion; it is space and time, and space within space, and time within time. And she knew: there is no limit to what the heart can carry.”
Not all knowledge comes from the mind. Your body, your heart, your intuition. Sometimes memories even have minds of their own.
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A wonderful story that teaches children the power of love and sorrow. The characters come to life in this story about a little village doomed to sorrow for loses that never should have happened. Luna is the heroine who is determined to help everyone and to find love in others. A beautiful poignant story of love and sacrifice.
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