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Night wings

Call Number

  • J BRUC (CEN)

Edition

First paperback edition.

Publication Information

New York, New York : Harper, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers, [2018]

Physical Description

194 pages, 18 pages : illustrations ; 20 cm

Audience

Age 8-12.

Summary

Overview: My dream from last night haunts me. I am still running, still trying to hide from something I cannot see. I know that it sees me with eyes that can pierce the darkness. I know that it hungers to take my life. Paul has always believed in the power of dreams. He knows that they are often warnings. Warnings that should be taken very seriously. Now his nightmare visions of a predatory winged creature are becoming all too real. And though Paul has always depended on the wisdom of his Abenaki ancestors' stories to guide his footsteps, no monster tale could have prepared him for what he is about to encounter, alone, at the top of one of the most dangerous mountains in the world.

Notes

Includes an excerpt from the author's Skeleton man (page 1-18).

Contents

  • Prologue
  • Family tradition
  • Making it through
  • Storm coming
  • Dreams
  • Captain Hook
  • Pmola's treasure
  • Stuck
  • Got him
  • Looking
  • Stay put
  • No sounds
  • Catch
  • Bucket
  • Drowning
  • Old stories
  • Things could get worse
  • Fall
  • Off the trail
  • One big bird
  • Distant rumble
  • Fabled monsters
  • In the night
  • Edge
  • Back
  • Trip
  • No funny stuff
  • Onward and upward
  • Mist
  • Cave
  • Light
  • Surviving the hardships.

Added Authors

Sally Wern Comport

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