This Newbery Medal winner returns! 'It has the general appearance of being science fiction, but it is not. There is mystery, mysticism, a feeling of indefinable, brooding horror. The pervading theme is love. It is original, different, exciting,'---Saturday Review. Features introduction by Katherine Paterson, photographs, the author's award acceptance speech, and more. 280 pages, hardcover. Farrar, Straus & Giroux.