by Katherine Applegate


An instant New York Times bestseller

From the Newbery award-winning author of The One and Only Ivan comes a timely and timeless tale about our fragile earth—and one girl’s fierce determination to make a difference.

Irresistible. . . . Applegate’s gentle yet honest tale mixes magic with very real environmental messaging.” Booklist, starred review

Flawlessly simple, candid prose that belies deeper messages. . . . Willodeen is easy to champion, and her belief that “nature knows more than we do” is a message worth sharing.” Publishers Weekly, starred review

This singular novel will spark conversation and delight readers young and old.

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