Watersmeet by Ellen Jensen Abbott is one of the Teens’ Top Ten Nominations for 2010.
Fourteen-year-old Absina escapes the escalating violence, prejudice, and religious fervor of her home town, Vranille, and sets out with a dwarf, Haret, to seek the father she has never met in a place called Watersmeet.
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