Thursday, January 28, 2010

Looking Back: Where the Mountain Meets the Moon

I was ecstatic last week when I got news that my good friend Grace Lin had won a Newbery Honor Award for her wonderful fantasy novel Where the Mountain Meets the Moon.


I thought I'd put together a little retrospective post with videos of Grace talking about Where the Mountain Meets the Moon, the book trailer, pictures that I took at the launch party for the book, and the celebratory dinner we Blue Rose Girls had after the party.





Grace lin on the Today Show with Al Roker
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Grace Lin on The Steve Katsos Show
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The Inside Notes for Where the Mountain Meets the Moon
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The Book Trailer
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Pictures Taken at the Launch Party for
Where the Mountain Meets the Moon









After the Launch Party,
Grace Treated The Blue Rose Girls
to a Fabulous Dinner





Congratulations, Grace!!!





7 comments:

Grace Lin said...

Awww, thanks, Elaine!! You're the best!

Elaine Magliaro said...

Grace,

It was fun looking back. That was a wonderful launch party for WHERE THE MOUNTAIN MEETS THE MOON--and a grand celebratory dinner after it. I was so happy to be there with you and the other Blue Rose Girls.

Now we have an excuse to celebrate all over again!

Michelle Romano said...

Elaine,

You rock! I saw the link on Grace's Facebook fan page. What a great idea. I hope you are well. I miss you.

Michelle :)

Elaine Magliaro said...

Michelle,

It's nice to hear from you. The launch party for WHERE THE MOUNTAIN MEETS THE MOON was great. Lots of people attended it--SRO.

The reading council misses you too. People often inquire about you at our dinner meetings.

MissAttitude said...

Thanks for these videos, I enjoyed learning about the process behind Grace Lin writing Where the Mountiain Meets the Moon. I've read stellar reviews of the book and I can't wait to read it (trip to Borders this weekend!)
The launch party looks fun. Congratulations Ms. Lin on the Newberry Honor!

Anna Alter said...

Sweet post Elaine!

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