Theme: Hi-lo, fiction, middle school, family, life, adventure. I know you're tired of the beach. This is just like being in the Heights. Only warmer. What do you want to do? These traditional reads are brimming with spirited characters and positive values--but with a little extra excitement and bite, so hold on to your hats! Written expressly for the middle grade struggling reader, the series does not contain strong language, edgy themes, or dysfunctional families. In fact, family is the main theme of these titles. And one particular Latino family is the focus with their uncanny knack for finding humor, hope, and colorful personalities--even in unusual circumstances. Written at the lowest reading levels, the 50-page story structure is straightforward and moves the reader through the text quickly and efficiently.
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|Grouped Work ID||ac676f87-3b7a-a152-c6c3-5c55c6a7418e|
|Grouping Author||doman mary kate|
|Last Grouping Update||2018-06-12 05:56:33AM|
|Last Indexed||2020-01-27 02:48:44AM|
|author||Doman, Mary Kate.|
|author_display||Doman, Mary Kate|
Donelson Middle - Teen Everyone
Glencliff High - Teen Fiction
|display_description||The Silvas, vacationing in Florida, book a tour of the Everglades on an airboat, but their holiday takes a dangerous turn when they learn their guide is really an escaped convict.|
Family life -- Fiction
|title_full||Swamp / [original text by Ed Hansen ; adapted by Mary Kate Doman]|