- Audio CD
- 6 pages
- The Girl Who Circumnavigated Fairyland in a Ship of Her Own Making
- Catherynne M. Valente
- 15 December 2019 Catherynne M. Valente
This Is A Kind Of The Wonderful Wizard Of Oz By Way Of Alice S Adventures In Wonderland It S The Sort Of Book One Doesn T Want To End Publisher S Weekly, Starred ReviewSeptember Is A Girl Who Longs For Adventure When She Is Invited To Fairyland By A Green Wind And A Leopard, Well, Of Course She Accepts Mightn T You But Fairyland Is In Turmoil, And It Will Take One Twelve Year Old Girl, A Book Loving Dragon, And A Strange And Almost Human Boy Named Saturday To Vanquish An Evil Marquess And Restore Order.
Catherynne M Valente was born on Cinco de Mayo, 1979 in Seattle, WA, but grew up in in the wheatgrass paradise of Northern California She graduated from high school at age 15, going on to UC San Diego and Edinburgh University, receiving her B.A in Classics with an emphasis in Ancient Greek Linguistics She then drifted away from her M.A program and into a long residence in the concrete and cam