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The islands at the end of the world

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IL: UG - BL: 4.1 - AR Pts: 11
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HL: High-Low 590L
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In this fast-paced survival story set in Hawaii, electronics fail worldwide, the islands become completely isolated, and a strange starscape fills the sky. Leilani and her father embark on a nightmare odyssey from Oahu to their home on the Big Island. Leilani's epilepsy holds a clue to the disaster, if only they can survive as the islands revert to earlier ways. A powerful story enriched by fascinating elements of Hawaiian ecology, culture, and warfare, this captivating and dramatic debut from Austin Aslan is the first of two novels. The author has a master's degree in tropical conservation biology from the University of Hawaii at Hilo. Praise for Islands at the End of the World : "A riveting tale of belonging, family, overcoming perceived limitations, and finding a home."-- School Library Journal, Starred "Aslan's debut honors Hawaii's unique cultural strengths--family ties and love of home, amplified by geography and history--while remaining true to a genre that affirms the mysterious grandeur of the universe waiting to be discovered."-- Kirkus Reviews, Starred "Aslan's debut is a riveting tale of belonging, family, overcoming perceived limitations, and finding a home."-- School Library Journal , Starred
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9780385744027
9780375991455
038574403
9780385744034
037599145
9780385374217
Reading Level:
UG
Level 4.1, 11 Points
Lexile measure:
HL: High-Low 590L
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Last Grouping Update 2018-07-20 22:45:09PM
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subject_facet Adventure fiction, Electronic books, Epilepsy -- Fiction, Extraterrestrial beings -- Fiction, Fathers and daughters -- Fiction, Hawaii -- Fiction, Refugees -- Fiction, Science fiction, Science fiction, American
title_display The islands at the end of the world
title_full The Islands at the End of the World, The islands at the end of the world / Austin Aslan
title_short The islands at the end of the world
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topic_facet Epilepsy, Extraterrestrial beings, Fathers and daughters, Refugees, Science Fiction, Science Fiction & Fantasy, Science fiction, American, Young Adult Fiction, Young Adult Literature