The book starts off with a boy named Alex that is always getting bullied by a kid named Jackson. One day a dog came and helped Alex. Jason got distracted with the dog so much that Alex hears a voice in his head that says “run”. Then he gets a weird book and necklace for his birthday. After he finds out the powers of the necklace he goes on an awesome adventure through time and Egypt, and finds out more than what his textbooks say. He gets beaten up badly helping a friend. Will he ever make it back to his own time?
Ever wondered where zombies originated? Or perhaps you’ve contemplated the existence of aliens, or maybe you think Bigfoot may not exist. If you have questions like these you will want to check out this book! The book includes some informative opinions, black and white photos, and facts and truths about some of the strangest things to ever happen in the world.
When she goes to a garden party, even though she isn't invited, she explores the garden by herself and overhears voices (one of which is her aunt's and Lady Hortensia). She decides to see what they are talking about and discovers a horrifying secret. Her friend Garth is invited to the party, who suddenly "changes". Adela also befriends a talking magpie and they have quite an exciting adventure!
Aluna and her people live under the waves in the City of Shifting Tides. Their breathing necklaces start to fail so Aluna and her friend, Hoku, journey to the Above World so they can find a way to save their people. They encounter other worlds like the Aviars, who have wings and live in a mountain, and the Equians, who are like centaurs. They discover that other people are having trouble too.
This book falls into the dystopian sci-fi category.
In the novel Ashes of Twilight by Kassy Tayler, main character Wren MacAvoy has always dreamed of what's outside the dome that confines her. She'd sneak away from the underground mines every morning to watch the sunrise. Her friend, Alex, decides to make a run for it and leave the confines of the dome, only to be burned to death in the process. His last words were "The sky is blue." Wren, having always wondered what was outside the dome, tries to discover whether there really was a world outside the dome or not.
All Jack ever wanted was a nice, peaceful camping trip and some time off from school. What he got was anything but that. Sure, he arrived at the campsite with his mom. Yes, he was on spring vacation. Sure, they set up camp and went to sleep without any problems. But come morning, everything went wrong: Jack woke up alone. His mother abandoned him. Jack can’t go to the authorities - he can’t explain why his mother ran off. That would raise too many questions. His mother’s done this before. She’ll be bac
In "Here Where the Sunbeams Are Green," Mad (Madeline), her sister, Roo (Ruby), her mom, and her dad's new 'friend' Kenneth Candy, go to La Lava, a spa. They go there because of The Very Strange and Incredibly Creepy letter, a letter in which Mad and Roo's dad sent them. Their dad is an ornithologist, and is at La Lava, tracking down bird species. But when Mad, Roo, their mom, and Kenneth get to La Lava and see their dad, he is acting very strange. Throughout a series of adventures, Mad and Roo become friends with a boy named Kyle.
The book starts off with a regular family that lives on a farm. A neighbor hurts his arm and they both need to get help to run their farms which were their livelihoods. Jacob, who was once a slave, came to help with the farm to earn enough money to free his family. Some people did not like that. (Slaves had just been freed.) The family has a hard time with some people in town that will threaten their very lives. Will Jacob’s family ever be free?
<p>16 year old Rosalind has been awoken from a sleep in her stasis chamber. She soon finds out that she has slept for 62 years through a terrible time! The last thing she remembers is that she and her mother were having a fight and her mother put her in the chamber. She wakes up to find her parents and her beloved boyfriend gone. As she is adjusting to new technology and people someone tries to kill her. Who wants her dead? As this unfolds she learns about her parents true intentions for her.</p>
Have you ever wanted to have an adventure on the seas, without the dangers? If so then this book is for you! In it you learn how to survive sharks, pirates, and storms- without the danger! This book has it all and more. Choose your choices wisely if you want to live, because there is only one right ending!