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Bella Balistica and the African Safari
Bella Balistica and the African Safari

Bella Balistica and the African Safari

9–12, Grades 4–7

Bella Balistica

JUVENILE FICTION

234 Pages, 5 1/2 x 7 3/4

Formats: Trade Paper

Trade Paper, $9.95 (US $9.95) (CA $13.95)

Publication Date: April 2007

ISBN 9781840594829

Rights: WOR X AU & UK

Milet Publishing (Apr 2007)

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Overview

Twelve-year old Bella has excitement aplenty at home—soccer games, tiffs with her best friend, and her first kiss—but when she learns that her long-lost father might be in Africa, she drops everything to search for him. Using her magical Mayan pendant, inquisitive Bella travels to Ethiopia and finds herself immersed in a larger mystery. A faded tapestry covered in corrupted symbols, an American tycoon named Askar Karpov, an elite band of medieval knights, and an ancient Mayan prophecy are all related somehow and it’s up to Bella to figure it out in this engaging adventure.

Reviews

"Action-packed story . . . in a large collection with a big fantasy readership or Hispanic population." —Library Media Connection

Author Biography

Adam Guillain is the author of the Bella Balistica series and an educational consultant. He is a former writer-in-residence at the Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre.