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Feb 01

BoW: The Girl Who Drank the Moon

Posted on February 1, 2017 at 12:00 AM by Lianne Flax

 girlwhodrank     The Girl Who Drank the Moon
    by Kelly Barnhill

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Recently awarded the 2017 Newbery Medal for outstanding contribution to children's literature.

The people of the Protectorate fear the witch living in the woods so much, they leave a newborn baby in the woods every year as a sacrifice. Xan is odd and has magic, but doesn't eat babies - she makes sure each finds a new family. One year she accidentally feeds a baby moonlight and decides to raise that child as her own.

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