Spring 2012 Frontlist Catalogue by Macmillan

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may the girl who circumnavigated fairyland in a ship of her own making catherynne m valente illustrated by ana juan a new york times bestseller think the phantom tollbooth crossed with the wizard of oz infused with the absurdity of alice s adventures in wonderland school library journal 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 and if she doesn t then the marquess will make life impossible for the inhabitants of fairyland september is already making new friends including a book-loving wyvern and a mysterious boy named saturday with exquisite illustrations by acclaimed artist ana juan fairyland lives up to the sensation it created when the author first posted it online for readers of all ages here is a reading experience unto itself unforgettable and so very beautiful www.fairylandbook.com middle grade fiction on sale 5/8/2012 ages 10-14 · grades 5-8 trade paperback · 272 pages · 5 3/16 x 7 5/8 carton qty 40 isbn 978-1-250-01019-3 · $6.99 7.99 can lexile measure 870l ar 5.8 mcpg rights second serial territory uscp/om agent howard morhaim literary agency inc also available the girl who circumnavigated fairyland in a ship of her own making 978-0-312-64961-6 hc $16.99 19.50 can 125 square fish