Islands in the Sky (Voyage of the Basset #1) - Tanith Lee

London, 1877. Twelve-year-old Hope Glover climbs a tree to rescue a kite but instead finds the kite pulling her into the sky, over the ocean, and into a storm! She is rescued by a small, beautiful ship – the Basset – and drawn into a magical world where a war rages between centaurs and winged horses. It's up to Hope to find a solution which turns out to include an out-of-practice genie, a new pair of wings, and the legendary Pandora's box itself! Middle-grade boys and girls will be swept up in this first exciting adventure in the fantastic world of the Basset!

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Release date: 1999
Genres: fantasy, young adult
Updated: August 28, 2021

Voyage of the Basset :: Series

Voyage of the Basset
Islands in the Sky (Voyage of the Basset #1)
The Raven Queen (Voyage of the Basset #2)4.66
Journey to Otherwhere (Voyage of the Basset #3)
Thor's Hammer (Voyage of the Basset #4)
Fire Bird (Voyage of the Basset #5)