Summer of the mariposas
Source:Tu Books, Volume 1st, New York, p.355 (2012)
Call Number:Cubb Curr PS3613 .C34486 S86 2012
Keywords:Adventure and adventurers--Fiction, Adventure fiction, Adventure stories, Dead--Fiction, Dead--Juvenile fiction, Families--Texas--Juvenile fiction, Family life--Texas--Fiction, Llorona (Legendary character)--Fiction, Llorona (Legendary character)--Juvenile fiction, Mexican Americans--Fiction, Mexican Americans--Juvenile fiction, Sisters--Fiction, Sisters--Juvenile fiction, Supernatural--Fiction, Texas--Fiction, Texas--Juvenile fiction, Young adult fiction
Summary: In an adventure reminiscent of Homer's Odyssey, fifteen-year-old Odilia and her four younger sisters embark on a journey to return a dead man to his family in Mexico, aided by La Llorona, but impeded by a witch, a warlock, chupacabras, and more.
Lexile measure 840; Ages 12 and up