Sixth-grader Andy is your average nerd. He is scrawny, wears glasses, is exceptionally good at math, and is in love with the popular girl, Zoe. He is lonely, both at school and at home. His parents pay more attention to his older sister, but his best friend, and closest confidant, is his grandpa.
After his grandpa is tragically diagnosed with cancer and dies, Andy experiences his ability to see and communicate with his grandpa’s ghost. With his grandpa’s encouraging spirit still by his side, Andy strives to gain the courage to ask Zoe out. But when an evil spirit jeopardizes her safety, Andy must use his newfound gift, as well as abilities he already possesses, to become the hero and save the day.
Stella and the Timekeepers
Stella Merriss has never felt like she belonged anywhere—her family was always on the run. During a daring escape her parents suddenly disappear into stormy, shark-infested waters. Alone and unsure of her future, she learns the truth: that she’s actually half angel, half mermaid. Stella has no choice but to join an elite angel apprenticeship program where—despite having to hide her dual nature—she finally feels as though she has found a home.
But villainous forces are gathering to strike against Stella’s newfound home and attack the three Timekeepers who spin and weave the fateful Thread of Life. Evil Lord Sylvain and his army will stop at nothing to corrupt the Laws of the Universe and bend them toward his own vile agenda. A child of land, sea, and sky is the only obstacle standing in his way.
In this epic battle between good and evil, Stella and her friends must defend against the armies of Lord Sylvain or see the realms of land, sea, and sky plunged into chaos.
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A fully updated, comprehensive collection of true, inspirational profiles of successful young men from throughout history who made their mark on the world before age twenty.
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