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The Thirteenth Moon: A Moya Fairwell Adventure
-Volker is a combination of C.S. Lewis and JK Rowling.- -- Hillary Goldthwaite Fowles, PhD Ed. Consultant Moya Fairwell has just turned thirteen and lives in a colorful, strangely-built house on a hill with her shrill mother and her lazy father, and her quirky, ancient grandmother. Her classmates call her -Martian Moya- because she's never quite fit in. But when her grand ...more
Paperback, 308 pages
Published October 18th 2016 by Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
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The Thirteenth Moon is a perfect read for middle schoolers who are looking for adventure, magic, monsters and the occasional goddesses, and a realm that's unlike any other. Melissa Volker captures the essence of what it's like to truly be a kid who is suddenly told she has to save the world. She has joined the ranks of others like Rick Riordan, and A.G Howard.
Melissa Volker's debut novel, Delilah of Sunhats Swans received a Five Star Review from Reader's Favorites and was praised by Alice Fulton, Guggenheim Fellow Poet, who said, "Delilah...is a charmer, a being blessed with a charisma as mysterious as it is luminous. You won't soon forget her." It was followed by a collection of short stories and a novella, a life undone. She is a member of The Straw ...more