The Beast Player
Nahoko Uehashi; translated by Cathy Hirano; read by Caitlin Kelly
Macmillan Young Listeners
**One of YALSA's 2020 Amazing Audiobooks for Young Adults**
Nahoko Uehashi's The Beast Player is an epic YA fantasy about a girl with a special power to communicate with magical beasts and the warring kingdom only she can save.
Mildred L. Batchelder Honor Book, Kirkus Reviews Best Books of the Year, Michael L. Printz Award - Honor
A huge saloh tree stood on the lakeshore, its blossom-laden branches stretching over the water. The soft white petals shimmered like cotton down in the morning light...