The Queen of Water
· Delacorte Books for Young Readers
· eBook · March 8, 2011 · $4.99 · 978-0-375-89680-4 (0-375-89680-5)
Also available as a trade paperback.
Starred Review, Booklist, February 15, 2011:
"A moving, lyrical novel that will particularly resonate with teens caught between cultures."
Starred Review, Publishers Weekly, May 9, 2011:
"The authors' candid narrative richly depicts Virginia's passage from a childhood filled with demoralization to a young woman who sees her life through new eyes."
Starred Review, School Library Journal, June 2011:
"This is a poignant coming-of-age novel that will expose readers to the exploitation of girls around the world whose families grow up in poverty."
From the Hardcover edition.