Fairyland
Books in series2
UNABRIDGED
(4.1 based on 45 ratings)
  • 1
    The Girl Who Circumnavigated Fairyland in a Ship of Her Own Making | Catherynne M. Valente

    The Girl Who Circumnavigated Fairyland in a Ship of Her Own Making

    • UNABRIDGED (7 hrs and 12 mins)
    • By Catherynne M. Valente
    • Narrated By Catherynne M. Valente
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (37)
    Performance
    (34)
    Story
    (35)

    September is a girl who longs for adventure. When she is invited to Fairyland by a Green Wind and a Leopard, well, of course she accepts. (Mightn't you?) But Fairyland is in turmoil, and it will take one 12-year-old girl, a book-loving dragon, and a strange and almost human boy named Saturday to vanquish an evil Marquess and restore order.

    Definitely try before you buy

    One of those florid styles of writing that you either love or loathe. Narratives are an entirely secondary concern as the author’s love of language dr..Show More »

    Reviewed on 16 June 2015 by Prof (lancs)
  • 2
    The Girl Who Fell Beneath Fairyland and Led the Revels There | Catherynne Valente

    The Girl Who Fell Beneath Fairyland and Led the Revels There

    • UNABRIDGED (8 hrs and 18 mins)
    • By Catherynne Valente
    • Narrated By S. J. Tucker
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (8)
    Performance
    (7)
    Story
    (7)

    September has longed to return to Fairyland after her first adventure there. And when she finally does, she learns that its inhabitants have been losing their shadows - and their magic - to the world of Fairyland-Below. This world has a new ruler: Halloween, the Hollow Queen, who is September's shadow. And Halloween has no intentions of giving Fairyland's shadows back.

    ma welcome return to a magnificent world

    I loved the first of the series and it was nice to revisit fairyland but while good I preferred the one narrated by Catherynne herself
    it was sti..Show More »

    Reviewed on 20 July 2015 by Kirsty H (GLASGOW, United Kingdom)