Twelve year old Mia believes her summer is ruined when she learns her mom is suddenly ill and she and her brother are whisked away to their grandparent's home in the Caribbean. Mia is furious until she meets Neisha, an island girl, who tells her about 'the tea that cures everything.' Will Mia find the mysterious Granny that makes the tea? Will it cure her mom? Mia and her friends set sail in search of the magical tea, their quest is filled with uninhabited islands, tropical storms, and barracudas, so fasten up your life vest and join in the adventure! An uplifting and insightful story about friendship, responsibility and value of family and community. HURRICANE MIA is a multicultural adventure novel for middle grade readers, ages eight to twelve.
True friendship has no boundaries. Being a recruiter for the Galactic Legion of Planets is a safe and secure job for Josh Morris as he tries to re-enter a "normal" life following his captivity at the hands of Dax Rodon and the Tyral Pirates. But he is tortured by a vow he made to the smuggling group known as the Barracudas to return their ship. Once he decides to leave Earth, Josh has no idea his past is hunting him, seeking revenge. What follows is a heart-pounding adventure discovering new worlds and cultures, narrow escapes, and thrilling space battles as Josh travels to the farthest regions of the galaxy - and beyond it into the unexplored Dark Space - to keep a promise and help a friend, unknowingly sparking events leading to a conflict of terrifying scope unlike any the stars have ever seen. Star Runners: Dark Space is the electrifying fifth book in the Star Runners Universe: a collection of space adventure books. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Bob Dunsworth. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/acx0/173299/bk_acx0_173299_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.