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square fish ยท february 2014 juvenile fiction science fiction fantasy magic shelley moore thomas the seven tales of trinket a magical journey perfect for fans of shannon hale and grace lin guided by a tattered map accompanied by thomas the pig boy and inspired by the storyteller s blood that thrums through her veins elevenyearold trinket searches for the seven stories she needs to become a bard like her father who disappeared years before she befriends a fortunetelling gypsy girl returns a child stolen by the selkies to his true mother confronts a february square fish juvenile fiction science fiction fantasy magic on sale 2/11/2014 ages 8 to 12 grades 3 to 7 paperback softback 384 pages 5.188 in w 7.625 in h carton quantity 20 isbn 9781250039941 $7.99 $8.99 can banshee and receives a message from a ghost helps a village girl outwit and outdance the faerie queen travels beyond the grave to battle a dastardly undead highwayman and meets a hound so loyal he fights a wolf to the death to protect the baby prince left in his charge all fine material for six tales but it is the seventh tale in which trinket learns her father s true fate that changes her life forever shelley moore thomas is the author of the good knight series of picture books and easy readers including good night good knight in addition to writing books she works as an elementary teacher and as a professional storyteller the seven tales of trinket is her first middlegrade novel ms thomas lives in oceanside california praise for thomas offers an impressive debut novel in which she weaves seven compelling stories together with narrative power and considerable grace booklist starred review thomas spins tales worthy of her heroine s aspirations in this nimbly structured collection of seven magical adventures that build into a highly rewarding story publishers weekly starred review what stands out most is trinket s clear voice and loving heart both of which will endear her to readers kirkus reviews starred review 150