Spinners - Donna Jo Napoli, Richard Tchen

An ALA Best Book for Young Adults.
An Edgar Allan Poe Award Finalist.

This is the story of two spinners. The first honed his craft at a stolen wheel, crippling his leg, turning a room full of straw into a glittering dress for his beloved – and losing her. The second steals moments to teach herself. Saskia is her name, and she grows up to be a master spinner. Nothing is beyond her – until she, too, must spin straw into gold. And it is then that they meet...

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Release date: 1999
Genres: fantasy, young adult
Updated: August 12, 2021