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Sister Light, Sister Dark

Book One of the Great Alta Saga

Jane Yolen

Mass Market Paperback

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Raised on a mountainside, Jenna learned the arts of the warrior, and from the mountain women the magic of the ancient lore. But the greatest magic of all was her ability to call forth her dark sister from the depths of the mirror of the land of light and shadow.

Skada was the dark one, able to exist only when the moonlight cast a shadow or lamplight flickered in a darkened room.

This is the story of Jenna and Skada. "Sister Light and Sister Dark.

Praise For Sister Light, Sister Dark: Book One of the Great Alta Saga

"Lovers of fantasy will appreciate this title."--Library Journal "Excellent!" --Locus

Tor Teen, 9780765367563, 256pp.

Publication Date: August 2, 2011

About the Author

Jane Yolen is one of the most distinguished and successful authors for young readers and adults in the country. She is the author of more than 200 books--including "Briar Rose," "Owl Moon," and the immensely popular "The Devil's Arithmetic." Her books have won awards including the Caldecott Medal, two Nebula Awards, the World Fantasy Award, the Jewish Book Award, and two Christopher Medals. She lives in Hatfield, Massachusetts.