Book Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket
Edition: First Edition; First Printing
Publisher: Chapel Hill, NC: Algonquin Young Readers, 2016.
A fine first printing of the first edition in a likewise fine dust-jacket. This copy was signed by the author on the title page.
The people of the Protectorate give the offering of a child every year to the witch living in the forest to keep her from terrorizing their village. They don’t know that she is a kind witch that sends the babies to families in want of them feeding them starlight to sustain them along the journey. She accidently feeds one child moonlight imbuing her with unimaginable power that surfaces to dire consequences upon the arrival of her thirteenth birthday; 8vo; 388 pages; Signed by Author.