Author: Yoon Ha Lee

Dragon Pearl by Yoon Ha Lee

A shape-shifting fox spirit, 13-year old Min has Charm powers that allow her to influence the thinking and behavior of people around her. She smuggles herself aboard a spaceship and pretends to be a Cadet to find her missing brother. She also looks for clues as to the location of the Dragon Pearl, a mystical jewel capable of transforming entire planets. Thanks in part to her fellow Cadets — a troll and a dragon — she moves steadily closer to a revelation that could affect the entire galaxy

Genre: Battle of the Books 2019