Where the Mountain Meets the Moon

by Grace Lin, and published by Little, Brown and Company Books for Young Readers

The book cover of "Where the Mountain Meets the Moon" by Grace Lin features a Chinese girl flying through the air on the back of a dragon. She holds a bright orb. The John Newbery Honor Book Medal has been affixed to the lower left corner.


A rich tapestry of stories, both original and traditional, transports readers to a fantastic world where Dragon joins Minli on a fortune-changing quest.

Awards Won

Title Year
image of the John Newbery medal John Newbery Medal
The Newbery Medal is awarded annually by the Association for Library Service to Children, a division of the American Library Association, to the author of the most distinguished contribution to American literature for children.
2010 - Honor(s)