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Huntress

Title

Huntress

Authors

Malinda Lo

Publisher

Little, Brown and Company

Publication Year

2011

ISBN

9780316039994

Pages

416 pages

Genre

fantasy

Format

novel

Item Type

Fiction

Annotation

Seventeen-year-olds Kaede and Taisin are called to go on a dangerous and unprecedented journey to Tanlili, the city of the Fairy Queen, in an effort to restore the balance of nature in the human world.

Grade Level

9-12

Topic

LGBTQ (Gender and Sexuality); Homosexuality; lesbian; lesbian teenager; same sex relationship

Main Character

girls

Race/Ethnicities

Asian

Family Formation

mother and father

LGBTQ+

female/female

Awards

Cybils Awards, 2011, Nominee, Fantasy and Science Fiction
James Tiptree, Jr. Award, 2011, Long List
Lambda Literary Award, 2012, Finalist, LGBT Children's/Young Adult

Keywords

fay; fairies; magic; quest; romance

Diversity Impact

indirect

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