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The Light Between Worlds

By Michael Berry, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 13+

Heartfelt fantasy emphasizes emotion and magic.

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Most people wonder what it might be like to live in a land full of magic, but this clever, evocative, and heartfelt fantasy demonstrates the dangers in having your wishes granted. Debut novelist Laura E. Weymouth crafts an enchanting tale of loss and renewal, getting inside the heads of two very different sisters who question the meaning of home. Both postwar London and the Woodlands are depicted with grace and specificity. The Light Between Worlds seems to be a stand-alone adventure, benefiting from a deep sense of resolution at its end. Fans of C.S. Lewis and J.R.R. Tolkein are likely to be especially pleased with it.

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