Our 2013 book selection was the Newbery Honor Book, Where the Mountain Meets the Moon, by Grace Lin. This fanciful tale filled with dragons, tigers and Chinese folklore is sure to amaze readers young and old, and we have planned a terrific program based on the book.
Meets the Moon
In the Valley of Fruitless Mountain lives a little girl named Minli. Every night her father tells her wondrous stories about the Jade Dragon, the Old Man of the Moon, the Magistrate Tiger, and other unforgettable characters. Inspired by these tales, Minli decides to set out on a quest to find the Old Man of the Moon and change her family’s fortune. Throughout her journey, Minli meets a cast of unexpected friends and animals who help her along the way. Join Minli on a magical adventure to seek answers to the questions that reside in all our hearts.