The Girl Who Ruled Fairyland—For a Little While

In which a young girl named Mallow leaves the country for the city, meets a number of Winds, Cats, and handsome folk, sees something dreadful, and engages, much against her will, in Politicks of the most muddled kind.

“The Girl Who Ruled Fairyland—For a Little While” is a novella acquired and edited by editor Liz Szabla and originally published on on July 27, 2011. It resides in the same universe with Catherynne M. Valente’s latest novel, The Girl Who Soared Over Fairyland And Cut the Moon in Two.

[Read “The Girl Who Ruled Fairyland—For a Little While” by Catherynne M. Valente]


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