The Moorchild
by Eloise Jarvis McGraw

Saaski is only half moorfolk, so she banished from the moorfolk band of elves because she doesn't have the power to disappear. Since she is also half human, she grows up in a village among humans but they also do not accept her. In time, she begins to remember her past and realizes a terrible wrong has taken place, and only she can make it right. School Libr. Jrnl called this book "a magical find."


Awards Won by this book

   -Newbery Winners--1997 Honor Book

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This book was an honoree for the prestigious Newbery Award for best children's literature. Click to see the full list of Newbery Award Winners.

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