Have you read Neil Gaiman's 'Stardust' or even watched the movie? No? Well, you should. Here's the blurb if you are interested:
"In the sleepy English countryside at the dawn of the Victorian era, life moves at a leisurely pace in the tiny town of Wall. Young Tristan Thorn has lost his heart to the beautiful Victorian Forester, but Victoria is cold and distant as the star she and Tristan see fall from the sky one evening. For the prize of Victoria's hand, Tristan vows to retrieve the star for his beloved. It is an oath that sends the lovelorn swain over the town's ancient wall and into a world that is dangerous and strange beyond imagining... "So that's the blurb of the book. Check out the trailer too to see just how awesome this film is!