1. Joyce, Graham. Some Kind of Fairy Tale. Doubleday. ISBN 9780385535786. $24.95; ebk. ISBN 9780385535847. FANTASY
When Tara Martin shows up at her parents’ home on Christmas Day 20 years after she had disappeared, a bit bedraggled but not looking much older, her bewildered family struggle to make sense of her story. Was Tara really kidnapped by fairies, or is she lying or insane? A haunting blend of fantasy and reality by a modern master of fantasy. (LJ 6/1/12)—Wilda Williams

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    Joyce, Graham. Some Kind of Fairy Tale. Doubleday. ISBN 9780385535786. $24.95; ebk. ISBN 9780385535847. FANTASY

    When Tara Martin shows up at her parents’ home on Christmas Day 20 years after she had disappeared, a bit bedraggled but not looking much older, her bewildered family struggle to make sense of her story. Was Tara really kidnapped by fairies, or is she lying or insane? A haunting blend of fantasy and reality by a modern master of fantasy. (LJ 6/1/12)—Wilda Williams

    See all of Library Journal's Best Books 2012: Top Ten