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Lalani Of The Distant Sea

ISBN-10: 0062747282
ISBN-13: 9780062747280
Author: Kelly, Erin Entrada
Interest Level: 3-7
Publisher: HarperCollins

Publication Date: September 2020

Copyright: 2019

Page Count: 400


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Interest Level

Grades 3-7

Reading Level

Lexile: 600L
Accelerated Reader Level: 4.4
Accelerated Reader Points: 7.0

BISAC Subjects

JUVENILE FICTION / Social Themes / Friendship

JUVENILE FICTION / Social Themes / Emotions & Feelings

Description
When Lalani Sarita's mother falls ill with an incurable disease, Lalani embarks on a dangerous journey across the sea in the hope of safeguarding her own future. Inspired by Filipino folklore, this engrossing fantasy is for readers who loved Grace Lin's Where the Mountain Meets the Moon and Disney's Moana. Life is difficult on the island of Sanlagita. To the west looms a vengeful mountain, one that threatens to collapse and bury the village at any moment. To the north, a dangerous fog swallows sailors who dare to venture out, looking for a more hospitable land. The women live in fear of the deadly mender's disease, spread by the sharp needles they use to repair the men's fishing nets. And what does the future hold for young girls? Mending and more mending. When Lalani Sarita's mother pricks her finger and falls ill, she gives twelve-year-old Lalani an impossible task-leave Sanlagita and find the riches of the legendary Mount Isa, which towers on an island to the north. But generations of men and boys have died on the same quest-h
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