Locus Magazine chose Catherynne M. Valente’s The Girl Who Soared Over Fairyland and Cut the Moon in Two as the winner of their 2014 award for best young adult fiction.
The Locus Awards are voted for by the magazine’s readers and aim to honour the achievements of science fiction authors and publishers.
The Girl Who Soared Over Fairyland and Cut the Moon in Two is the third novel in Valente’s Fairyland series. September embarks on a journey through Fairyland and becomes swept up in a magical adventure.
For more on the Locus Awards and to view the full list of 2014 winners, visit their website.