Title Profile & Character Information

Where the Mountain Meets the Moon

Annotation
Minli, an adventurous girl from a poor village, buys a magical goldfish, and then joins a dragon who cannot fly on a quest to find the Old Man of the Moon in hopes of bringing life to Fruitless Mountain and freshness to Jade River.

Awards
2010  Mythopoeic Fantasy Award for Children's Literature
2011  Beehive Children's Fictional Book Award

Characters
NameMinli
GenderGirl
TraitChinese

GenreFiction
Juvenile
TopicsPoverty
Families
Folklore
Asian Americans
Dragons
Multigenerational
Animals
Mythical