Best Books for Young Adults: The Secret At Chichen Itza

Best Books for Young Adults: The Secret At Chichen Itza

by Landis Grace
     
 

Temperatures start rising as the small plane Casey Grace is landing in Ek Balam narrowly misses a huge iguana which suddenly appears in the middle of the runway, and things continue to heat up when Landis Grace and Maya have to think and act quickly to solve the mystery of the missing statue before greedy developers exercise their ejido rights and claim the Royal… See more details below

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Temperatures start rising as the small plane Casey Grace is landing in Ek Balam narrowly misses a huge iguana which suddenly appears in the middle of the runway, and things continue to heat up when Landis Grace and Maya have to think and act quickly to solve the mystery of the missing statue before greedy developers exercise their ejido rights and claim the Royal Jaguar Sanctuary for themselves.Landis and Maya are entrusted with a copy of an ancient legend codex secretly unearthed at Chichen Itza which they read to help them solve the secret. Or can they solve it in time?The girls have to save the village soon – the equinox is coming and one of the legendary serpents will make her annual journey down from high atop Chichen Itza’s Grand Pyramid, to look for Princess Itza’s Emerald and the village of Ek Balam will feel the wrath of her curse continue if she doesn’t find it...Do the girls find the treasure, or does it remain, wherever it is,hidden in the depths of the lush tropical green jungles of the Yucatan, never to be found by human or serpent alike?Join Landis and her friend Maya, on their quest for the priceless treasure.Landis has a website where you can download a map and a logbook page to print!There's all kinds of other stuff, like recipes Landis uses in the story, word games and a cool bibliography listing cool sites to find more Mayan information!Maybe Landis and Maya will keep sharing their Mexican adventures with you...

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
2940033064205
Publisher:
Landis Grace
Publication date:
02/04/2012
Sold by:
Smashwords
Format:
NOOK Book
File size:
2 MB
Age Range:
5 - 13 Years

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