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<p><b>The story of a Queendom set in an alternate colonial India, blending Frances Hardinge with Kipling's <i>Kim</i>. A debut rich in fantasy, friendship and faith, and an original adventure that sparkles with storytelling magic.</b></p><p>Fierce orphan girl, Minou Moonshine, lives with her grandmother on a makeshift barge in the shadow of the General's palace. Under the tyrant's rule, life in Moonlally is hard: the monsoons have failed and worship of their goddess, the Dark Lady, is forbidden.</p><p>When Minou's beloved Dima is murdered, she joins the secretive Green Orchids, rebels plotting to overthrow the General.</p><p>Amid the lush jungles, mountain villages and treetop temples of Indica, Minou begins a winding journey with her two friends and a mechanical elephant, on the adventure of a lifetime.</p><p>Can Minou bring back the floods and the ancient power of the Dark Lady, as well as finding the Queen and her own place in the future of Moonlally?</p>

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9781804545782
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Zephyr
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Fiction
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Pages
384
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<p>A magical middle-grade debut adventure set in an alternate colonial India, about a fierce orphan girl on a quest to save a queen.</p>

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ISBN
9781804545454
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eBook
Title
The Destiny of Minou Moonshine
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7.99
ISBN
9781804545478
Format
Hardback
Title
The Destiny of Minou Moonshine
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12.99
ISBN
9781804545782
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Trade Paperback
Title
The Destiny of Minou Moonshine
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10.99
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<p>A debut launch. Beautifully written magical adventure for 9+ set in an alternate colonial India. Prizewinning potential.</p>

<p>A timely exploration of themes of oppression and resistance, freedom and power, queens and a queendom.</p>

<p>Cast of strong rebel girls and women, speaks to trend for empowering books for children.</p>

<p>Gita lives in London.</p>

<p>MARKET: Jasbinder Bilan; Kiran Millwood Hargrave.</p>

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135
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216
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