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|Title||:||The Emperor's Riddle|
|Number of Pages||:||256|
|Category||:||Middle grade, Adventure, Mystery, Childrens|
PDF, EPUB, MOBI, TXT, DOC The Emperor's Riddle Mia Chen is on what her mother calls a Grand Adventure She s not sure what to make of this family trip to China and didn t want to leave her friends for the summer but she s excited about the prospect of exploring with her Aunt Lin the only adult who truly understands her .
Then Aunt Lin disappears right after her old nemesis a man named Ying comes to visit Mia knows that years ago when Aunt Lin and Ying were sent to the Fuzhou countryside to work as laborers the two searched for an ancient treasure together one that still hasn t been found She s suspicious that their shared history might be linked to Aunt Lin s disappearance .
When Mia discovers an old map filled with riddles in Aunt Lin s room she quickly pieces together her mission find the treasure find her aunt Now Mia along with her big brother Jake must solve the clues to rescue the person she knows best in the world and maybe unearth a treasure greater than her wildest dreams
i I should not exist But I do i br br Eva and Addie started out the same way as everyone else two souls woven together in one body taking turns controlling their movements as they learned how to walk how to sing how to dance But as they grew so did the worried whispers Why aren t they settling Why isn t one of them fading The doctors ran tests the neighbors shied away and their parents begged for more time Finally Addie was pronounced healthy and Eva was declared gone Except she wasn t br br For the past three years Eva has clung to the remnants of her life Only Addie knows she s still there trapped inside their body Then one day they discover there may be a way for Eva to move again The risks are unimaginable hybrids are considered a threat to society so if they are caught Addie and Eva will be locked away with the others And yet for a chance to smile to twirl to speak Eva will do anything
I m lucky just to be alive br br Eva was never supposed to have survived this long As the recessive soul she should have faded away years ago Instead she lingers in the body she shares with her sister soul Addie When the government discovered the truth they tried to cure the girls but Eva and Addie escaped before the doctors could strip Eva s soul away br br Now fugitives Eva and Addie find shelter with a group of hybrids who run an underground resistance Surrounded by others like them the girls learn how to temporarily disappear to give each soul some much needed privacy Eva is thrilled at the chance to be alone with Ryan the boy she s falling for but troubled by the growing chasm between her and Addie Despite clashes over their shared body both girls are eager to join the rebellion br br Yet as they are drawn deeper into the escalating violence they start to wonder How far are they willing to go to fight for hybrid freedom Faced with uncertainty and incredible danger their answers may tear them apart forever
b To change the world I may lose everything b br br All Eva ever wanted was the chance to be herself But in the Americas to be hybrid to share your body with a second soul is not tolerated past childhood Now Eva and Addie her sister soul are constantly on the move hiding from the officials who seek to capture them But the tide is changing A revolution is brewing and people are starting to question the hybrids mistreatment br br Then Marion an ambitious reporter offers Eva and Addie a daring proposal If they go undercover and film the wretched conditions of a hybrid institution she will not only rescue them she ll find a way to free Jackson the boy Addie loves It s risky and Eva will have to leave Ryan and her friends behind but if she succeeds it could also tip the scales forever and lead to hybrid freedom br br As Eva and Addie walk into danger they cling to each other and the hope of a better future But the price they might pay is higher than they ever could have imagined
Mia Chen is on what her mother calls a Grand Adventure She s not sure what to make of this family trip to China and didn t want to leave her friends for the summer but she s excited about the prospect of exploring with her Aunt Lin the only adult who truly understands her br br Then Aunt Lin disappears right after her old nemesis a man named Ying comes to visit Mia knows that years ago when Aunt Lin and Ying were sent to the Fuzhou countryside to work as laborers the two searched for an ancient treasure together one that still hasn t been found She s suspicious that their shared history might be linked to Aunt Lin s disappearance br br When Mia discovers an old map filled with riddles in Aunt Lin s room she quickly pieces together her mission find the treasure find her aunt Now Mia along with her big brother Jake must solve the clues to rescue the person she knows best in the world and maybe unearth a treasure greater than her wildest dreams
One of the happiest memories twelve year old Sophia Wallace has is of her tenth birthday Her mother made her a cake that year and not a cake from a box mix but from scratch She remembers the way the frosting tasted the way the pink sugar roses dissolved on her tongue br br This memory and a scant few others like it is all Sophia has of her mother so she keeps them close She keeps them secret too Because as paltry as these memories are she shouldn t have them at all br br The truth is Sophia Wallace s mother died when she was six years old But that isn t how she remembers it Not always br br Sophia has never told anyone about her unusual memories snapshots of a past that never happened But everything changes when Sophia gets assigned a school research project on solar eclipses She becomes convinced that the upcoming solar eclipse will grant her the opportunity to make her alternate life come true to enter a world where her mother never died br br With the help of two misfit boys she must figure out a way to bring her mother back to her before the opportunity is lost forever
S amp S Aladdin has acquired author Kat Zhang s debut picture book Amy Wu and the Perfect Bao about a Chinese American girl s quest to make the perfect bao dumpling Charlene Chua will illustrate publication is set for fall
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