The Total Eclipse Of Nestor Lopez

ISBN-10: 1250791855
ISBN-13: 9781250791856
Author: Cuevas, Adrianna
Interest Level: 4-7
Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux

Publication Date: September 2021

Copyright: 2020

Page Count: 320


Paperback
$5.99
Quantity
Icon Add to Wish List Icon Add to Cart
 

Interest Level

Grades 4-7

Reading Level

Lexile: 740L
Accelerated Reader Level: 4.7
Accelerated Reader Points: 7.0

BISAC Subjects

JUVENILE FICTION / Legends, Myths, Fables / Caribbean & Latin American

JUVENILE FICTION / People & Places / United States / Hispanic & Latino

Description
In this magical middle-grade debut novel from Adrianna Cuevas, The Total Eclipse of Nestor Lopez , a Cuban American boy must use his secret ability to communicate with animals to save the inhabitants of his town when they are threatened by a tule vieja, a witch that transforms into animals. All Nestor Lopez wants is to live in one place for more than a few months and have dinner with his dad. When he and his mother move to a new town to live with his grandmother after his dad.s latest deployment, Nestor plans to lay low. He definitely doesn.t want to anyone find out his deepest secret: that he can talk to animals. But when the animals in his new town start disappearing, Nestor's grandmother becomes the prime suspect after she is spotted in the woods where they were last seen. As Nestor investigates the source of the disappearances, he learns that they are being seized by a tule vieja.a witch who can absorb an animal.s powers by biting it during a solar eclipse. And the next eclipse is just around the corner. Now it.s up to Nestor
Find This And Other Titles Like It In The Following Collections… See All

2021 ALA Awards Grades 4-7

Complete Expanded Library Grade 7

Complete Refresher Classroom Library Grade 7

CPS Grade 4 Latinx Cultural Infusion Classroom Library

Multicultural Infusion Grade 7

View More