When The Sea Turned To Silver

Hardcover | October 4, 2016

byGrace Lin

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This breathtaking, full-color illustrated fantasy is inspired by Chinese folklore, and is a companion to the Newbery Honor winnerWhere the Mountain Meets the Moon
Pinmei's gentle, loving grandmother always has the most exciting tales for her granddaughter and the other villagers. However, the peace is shattered one night when soldiers of the Emperor arrive and kidnap the storyteller.
Everyone knows that the Emperor wants something called the Luminous Stone That Lights the Night. Determined to have her grandmother returned, Pinmei embarks on a journey to find the Luminous Stone alongside her friend Yishan, a mysterious boy who seems to have his own secrets to hide. Together, the two must face obstacles usually found only in legends to find the Luminous Stone and save Pinmei's grandmother--before it's too late.
A fast-paced adventure that is extraordinarily written and beautifully illustrated,When the Sea Turned to Silveris a masterpiece companion novel toWhere the Mountain Meets the MoonandStarry River of the Sky.

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ANew York TimesBestsellerA National Book Award FinalistAn IndieBound BestsellerThis breathtaking, full-color illustrated fantasy is inspired by Chinese folklore, and is a companion to the Newbery Honor winnerWhere the Mountain Meets the MoonPinmei's gentle, loving grandmother always has the most exciting tales for her granddaughter and...

Grace Lin is the award-winning and bestselling author and illustrator ofStarry River of the Sky,Where the Mountain Meets the Moon,The Year of the Dog,The Year of the Rat,Dumpling Days, and the Ling & Ting series,as well as picture books such asThe Ugly VegetablesandDim Sum for Everyone!Grace is a graduate of the Rhode Island School of ...

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Format:HardcoverDimensions:384 pages, 8 × 5.75 × 1.25 inPublished:October 4, 2016Publisher:Little, Brown Books for Young ReadersLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:031612592X

ISBN - 13:9780316125925

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* "The writing and themes are lovely and readers feel the story long after it has ended...With the layers of myth, folklore, and superb storytelling, readers will be moved. Read this book; share this book; send Grace Lin a thank you card for sharing this story."-School Media Connection, starred review