Catherynne M. Valente - Author Picture

Catherynne M. Valente - Author

Catherynne M. Valente is a New York Times bestselling author of fantasy and science fiction novels, short stories, and poetry. She writes children’s, YA and adult fiction. She has received huge critical acclaim in the US and has won the Andre Norton Award, the Hugo award, the Locus Award, the Tiptree Award, the Mythopoeic Award, the Rhysling Award and the Million Writers Award. She has also been nominated for Hugo and Nebula awards.

Catherynne began September's adventures in instalments on the Web; the project won legions of fans and also the CultureGeek Best Web Fiction of the Decade award.

She lives on an island off the coast of Maine with her partner, two dogs, an enormous cat, six chickens and a red accordion.

© Photographer Annaliese Moyer

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The Girl Who Soared Over Fairyland and Cut the Moon in Two
Catherynne M. Valente
The third story in this best-selling series about September and her magical adventures in Fairyland. Back from her second adventure, September finds keeping the secret of the enchanting world of Fairyland almost impossible. She longs to return and to see...
Lovereading Price: £5.59 - Saving £1.40 (20%) Featured in: 11+ readers | 9+ readers
Format: Paperback | Released 21/08/2014
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The Girl Who Fell Beneath Fairyland and Led the Revels There
Catherynne M. Valente
This witty, original and dark re-working of the ‘fairy story' continues in a second adventure. On returning to fairyland September is shocked to find that fairies are having their shadows (and thus their magic) stolen by the kingdom of Fairyland-Below....
Lovereading Price: £6.39 - Saving £1.60 (20%) Featured in: 11+ readers | 9+ readers
Format: Paperback | Released 16/01/2014
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The Girl Who Soared Over Fairyland and Cut the Moon in Two
Catherynne M. Valente
The third story in this best-selling series about September and her magical adventures in Fairyland. Back from her second adventure, September finds keeping the secret of the enchanting world of Fairyland almost impossible. She longs to return and to see...
Lovereading Price: £5.59 - Saving £1.40 (20%) Featured in: 11+ readers | 9+ readers
Format: Hardback | Released 16/01/2014
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The Girl Who Fell Beneath Fairyland and Led the Revels There
Catherynne M. Valente
This witty, original and dark re-working of the ‘fairy story' continues in a second adventure. On returning to fairyland September is shocked to find that fairies are having their shadows (and thus their magic) stolen by the kingdom of Fairyland-Below....
Lovereading Price: £7.99 - Saving £2.00 (20%) Featured in: 9+ readers
Format: Paperback | Released 17/01/2013
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Reader ReviewedThe Girl Who Circumnavigated Fairyland in a Ship of Her Own Making
Catherynne M. Valente
A witty and original prize-winning debut 'fairy' novel that has won the hearts of readers across the US. Once an ordinary 12 year old, nothing is ever ordinary again for September after Green Wind, a fast talking man with a...
Lovereading Price: £6.39 - Saving £1.60 (20%) Featured in: 9+ readers
Format: Paperback | Released 17/01/2013
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Reader ReviewedThe Girl Who Circumnavigated Fairyland in a Ship of Her Own Making
Catherynne M. Valente
June 2012 Debut of the Month and eBook of the Month. A witty and original prize-winning debut 'fairy' novel that has won the hearts of readers across the US. Once an ordinary 12 year old, nothing is ever ordinary again for...
Lovereading Price: £7.99 - Saving £2.00 (20%) Featured in: 9+ readers
Format: Paperback | Released 07/06/2012
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