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Kelly Barnhill

Forfatter af The Girl Who Drank the Moon

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Om forfatteren

Kelly Barnhill is a children's book author. Her novels include The Mostly True Story of Jack, Iron Hearted Violet, The Witch's Boy, and The Girl Who Drank the Moon, which received the 2017 John Newbery Medal. She has also received the World Fantasy Award, the Parents Choice Gold Award, the Texas vis mere Library Association Bluebonnet award, and a Charlotte Huck Honor. (Bowker Author Biography) vis mindre


Værker af Kelly Barnhill

The Girl Who Drank the Moon (2016) 3,980 eksemplarer
When Women Were Dragons (2022) 1,002 eksemplarer
The Witch's Boy (2014) 472 eksemplarer
The Mostly True Story of Jack (2011) 350 eksemplarer
The Ogress and the Orphans (2022) 338 eksemplarer
Iron Hearted Violet (2012) 287 eksemplarer
The Crane Husband (2023) 233 eksemplarer
Mrs. Sorenson and the Sasquatch (2014) 21 eksemplarer
The Unlicensed Magician (2015) 16 eksemplarer
The Wee Book of Pee (2009) 8 eksemplarer
Bizarre, Creepy Hoaxes (2009) 7 eksemplarer

Associated Works

Fast Ships, Black Sails (2008) — Bidragyder — 311 eksemplarer
The Book of Dragons: An Anthology (2020) — Bidragyder — 216 eksemplarer
Some of the Best from Tor.com: 2014 Edition (2015) — Bidragyder — 153 eksemplarer
Worlds Seen in Passing: Ten Years of Tor.com Short Fiction (2018) — Bidragyder — 125 eksemplarer
The Best American Science Fiction and Fantasy 2020 (2020) — Bidragyder — 112 eksemplarer
Guys Read: Terrifying Tales (2015) — Bidragyder — 103 eksemplarer
Dark Faith (2010) — Bidragyder — 74 eksemplarer
Clockwork Phoenix 2: More Tales of Beauty and Strangeness (2009) — Bidragyder — 70 eksemplarer
The Best Science Fiction and Fantasy of the Year Volume Twelve (2018) — Bidragyder — 38 eksemplarer
Clarkesworld: Year Five (2013) — Bidragyder — 17 eksemplarer
Postscripts Magazine, Issue 15: Worldcon 2008 Special (2008) — Bidragyder, nogle udgaver13 eksemplarer
Sybil's Garage No. 7 (2010) — Bidragyder — 11 eksemplarer
Clarkesworld: Issue 051 (December 2010) (2010) — Bidragyder — 2 eksemplarer

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I feel this was one of the most adorable book I have read ever. Its a book for all ages it was just so great for me. I would read this over and over especially to the grand babies ❤
Enid007 | 225 andre anmeldelser | Apr 11, 2024 |
I read this novella as part of the Nebula finalist packet. The Crane Husband is a disturbing, gothic-tinged meditation on how women succumb to abuse. Though mythology forms a major undercurrent, it feels incredibly contemporary and relevant (which is a tragedy unto itself).
ladycato | 9 andre anmeldelser | Apr 8, 2024 |
In general, there were good parts to the book, but it was repetetive, with some plot holes. The idea of this book is that women, throughout history, have had the ability to transform into dragons fueled by anger or other passions. There was a mass dragoning event in the 50's, when a large number of women transformed to dragons, left homes and families, leaving a certain amount of destruction.
So in general, a woman's empowerment story. I would probably give this one 3 or 3.5 stars; and I'd say that if you liked [Lessons in Chemistry] you might like this as some of the themes are similar.… (mere)
banjo123 | 28 andre anmeldelser | Mar 31, 2024 |
Enjoyed it , but felt the ending was a bit anti-climactic
cspiwak | 225 andre anmeldelser | Mar 6, 2024 |



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