Goose Girl

Goose Girl by Shannon Hale
Bloomsbury, Holtzbrinck Publishers, 2003.



Retelling of the Grimms Brothers tale Goose Girl.

Includes map of Kildenree and Bayern in the frontmatter.



Prequels, Sequels, Companion Books

Book 2: Enna Burning
Book 3: River Secrets


Awards & Honors

* An ALA Teens' Top Ten
* 2003 Josette Frank Award for fiction
* Selected by Justine Picardie of The Telegraph (UK) as her favorite childrens' fantasy novel of the year
* One of the New York City Public Library's 100 Books for Reading and Sharing
* A Texas Lone Star Book
* 2003 Utah Children’s Book Award
* 2003 Utah Speculative Fiction Award
* Selected for the 2005-2006 Tennessee Book Award Master Reading List
* Finalist for the Mythopoeic Award
* A Sonderbooks’ Stand-out of 2003: My Favorite Book of the Year
* Shortlisted for Ottakars Love of Reading Campaign
* 2004 Humpty Dumpty Chapter Book Award given by the Mid-South Independent Booksellers Association
* A 2005 Beehive Award finalist
* A 2006 Great Lakes Great Books finalist

LC Cataloging Info

Summary: On her way to marry a prince she's never met, Princess Anidori is betrayed by her guards and her lady-in-waiting and must become a goose girl to survive until she can reveal her true identity and reclaim the crown that is rightfully hers.

{1. Fairy Tales. 2. Princesses — Fiction. 3. Human-animal Communication — Fiction}

Offsite Pages

From Shannon Hale's Site


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