5 Stars, Book Reviews, Fantasy, Middle Grade, Read Aloud

Review: The Girl Who Drank the Moon by Kelly Barnhill

5 stars

One of my favorite books of the year. What I found interesting is that this is written in 3rd omniscient, which everyone tells modern authors to avoid, yet it’s absolutely the right thing for the book. It’s a fantasy that felt a little bit Coraline, a little bit ’80s fantasy movie, a little bit fairy tale. Beautifully written. It does start a little slow, but stick with it. My oldest son read it and liked it as well.

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