Contributor(s): Carman, Patrick
ISBN: 0385386648 ISBN-13: 9780385386647
Publisher: Random House Childrens Books
OUR PRICE: $11.70
Product Type: Hardcover - Other Formats
Published: January 2016 Annotation: "The Voyagers land on a planet made entirely of water where they must find the third element of the Source that will save the Earth"--
|Library of Congress Subjects: |
- Interplanetary voyages; Fiction.
- Human-alien encounters; Fiction.
- Power resources; Fiction.
|BISAC Categories: |
- Juvenile Fiction | Action & Adventure | Survival Stories
- Juvenile Fiction | Fantasy & Magic
- Juvenile Fiction | Mysteries & Detective Stories
|Lexile Measure: 730|
|Academic/Grade Level: Grade 4-6, Age 9-11|
|Book type: Juvenile Fiction|
|Physical Information: 8.75" H x 5.75" W x 1.00" (0.70 lbs) 170 pages|
|Accelerated Reader Info|
|Quiz #: 180977
Reading Level: 5.1 Interest Level: Middle Grades Point Value: 6.0
|Scholastic Reading Counts Info|
|Quiz #: Q68188
Reading Level: 4.5 Interest Level: Grades 3-5 Point Value: 10.0
|Descriptions, Reviews, Etc.
Contributor Bio(s): VOYAGERS series creator and architect Patrick Carman is a New York Times bestselling children’s author with millions of books in print in more than twenty languages across thirty titles. He is a leader in creative development, multi-platform storytelling, and world building. In 2011, he created a popular TED talk on the subject of reaching twenty-first-century readers and has overseen pioneering multimedia brands including SKELETON CREEK, TRACKERS, 3:15, and DARK EDEN. He was also one of the first authors chosen for 39 CLUES. Patrick’s books have been included on more than forty of the most prestigious state, national, and international awards lists. An enthusiastic reading advocate, he has visited more than 1,400 schools in the past decade. Visit him at patrickcarman.com.
Reviewed by Horn Book Guide Reviews (Horn Book Guide Reviews 2016 Fall)
In books three and four of the multi-platform collaborative series, Team Alpha continues its dangerous interplanetary mission to save humankind from extinction, facing off against alien pirates and sea monsters (Omega Rising), giant eels (Infinity Riders), and the rival Omega team. Tense, action-packed scenes will sustain readers as they connect and sympathize with the admirable and selfless members of Team Alpha. [Review covers the following Voyagers titles: Omega Rising and Infinity Riders.] Copyright 2016 Horn Book Guide Reviews.