Specs: 5 1/4” x 7 1/8” • 64 pp., Excerpts from other Books within this Series, Meet the Characters Infographic, About the Author Section, At Level Content
HC ed.: 978-1-5383-8443-5 • $23.25 | $17.45
eBook: 978-1-5383-8445-9 • $23.25 | $17.45
Paperback: 978-1-5383-8444-2 • $13.35 | $11.60
Marvella Juanita Quincy loves her life in Brooklyn. But her parents are getting a divorce and she has to move upstate with her mom. Marvella is miserable in her new school, where she has to deal with bullies like Rocco Laurie. Without any friends to talk to, she makes a wish on a shooting star. Soon, Marvella discovers a new secret power—talking to animals. She’s in for one wild adventure!
About the Author: Annette Daniels Taylor is the award-winning author of the YA novel in verse Dreams on Fire. She uses multiple media disciplines, including poetry, performance, filmmaking, playwriting, and vocals, to tell her stories. A veteran teaching artist, Annette leads writing, performance, and media workshops in various learning institutions and community organizations. She is an adjunct professor at SUNY Buffalo State teaching broadcast media writing. Born and raised in Staten Island, Annette works and lives with her family, cats, and plants in Buffalo, New York.