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    Aug 15, 2013 | 320 Pages | Middle Grade (10 and up)

  • Ebook $13.99

    Aug 15, 2013 | 320 Pages | Middle Grade (10 and up)

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Praise

“Readers will emerge from this adventure a little bit better equipped for heroism.” — Kirkus Reviews, starred review

“Complex characters, a moving story line centered on family and courage, and plenty of exciting moments make this an appealing read for those fans of tales mixing traditional folklore with contemporary life.” — Horn Book

“A story that packs an emotional wallop…affecting, funny, and provocative.” — Publishers Weekly

“Booraem manages to pack a lot of energy into this very modern story about ancient traditions surrounding death. . .Readers will relish the quirky cast of supporting characters from the underworld. . .” — Booklist

“This book will be a favorite of young fantasy readers.” — Library Media Connection

Awards

Kirkus Reviews Best Children’s Books SELECTION 2013

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