Aminah is an orphan living on the streets of Al-Kal'as. When she appeals to the princess for help, the black-hearted wife of Aladdin throws an old lamp at her head. The lamp holds an obstreperous jinni who informs Aminah that she can make three wishes after each full moon. With the jinni's magic, Aminah regains security and comfort, and she even assembles a makeshift family. Still, Aminah cannot achieve true happiness until she has improved the lives of the people she left behind. Meanwhile, the power-hungry princess hunts ...

Wishing Moon 2011, Createspace Independent Publishing Platform, North Charleston SC

ISBN-13: 9781460939192

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Wishing Moon 2004, Dutton Children's Books, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780525471936