The Chupacabras of the Río Grande by Davis Bowles audiobook

The Chupacabras of the Río Grande

By Adam Gidwitz  and Davis Bowles
Read by January LaVoy

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The Unicorn Rescue Society Series: Book 4

2.86 Hours Unabridged
Format: Digital Download (In Stock)
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Pura Belpré Honor-winning author David Bowles joins Newbery Honor-winning Adam Gidwitz as co-author of the newest Unicorn Rescue Society adventure, as the kids travel to the U.S.-Mexican border to help the legendary chupacabras. A new adventure begins for Elliot and Uchenna when Professor Fauna bursts into their classroom with a frightening report from the Texas-Mexico border: something has completely drained the blood from a cow’s body! The team must fly to Laredo, where tempers are running high.   Teaming up with local kids Lupita and Mateo—plus their brilliant mother, Dr. Alejandra Cervantes, and her curandero husband, Israel—can the Unicorn Rescue Society save the region’s animals and help bring a divided community together once more? And what is that spiny, bloodsucking, adorable little creature? INCLUDES AN EXCLUSIVE BONUS STORY about the medieval Secret Order of the Unicorn!

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Summary

Summary

Pura Belpré Honor-winning author David Bowles joins Newbery Honor-winning Adam Gidwitz as co-author of the newest Unicorn Rescue Society adventure, as the kids travel to the U.S.-Mexican border to help the legendary chupacabras. A new adventure begins for Elliot and Uchenna when Professor Fauna bursts into their classroom with a frightening report from the Texas-Mexico border: something has completely drained the blood from a cow’s body! The team must fly to Laredo, where tempers are running high.   Teaming up with local kids Lupita and Mateo—plus their brilliant mother, Dr. Alejandra Cervantes, and her curandero husband, Israel—can the Unicorn Rescue Society save the region’s animals and help bring a divided community together once more? And what is that spiny, bloodsucking, adorable little creature? INCLUDES AN EXCLUSIVE BONUS STORY about the medieval Secret Order of the Unicorn!

Editorial Reviews

Editorial Reviews

A rollicking tale with engaging characters and an irresistible premise. Booklist
An easy, fun hook for readers. The New York Times Book Review
As facts are interwoven and also combined with a multitude of puns, the narrative is informative and lighthearted.... Learning while laughing is the goal, and it is achieved. School Library Journal

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Author

Author Bio: Davis Bowles

Author Bio: Davis Bowles

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Author Bio: David Bowles

Author Bio: David Bowles

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Author Bio: Adam Gidwitz

Author Bio: Adam Gidwitz

Adam Gidwitz is the author of the critically acclaimed New York Times bestselling Grimm trilogy. He spent six years researching and writing his Newbery Honor winner The Inquisitor’s Tale, including a year living in Europe, which became a finalist for the prestigious Audie Award for best narration. . Adam lives with his family in Brooklyn, NY. Listen to The Inquisitor’s Tale (an Audie Award finalist narrated by Adam Gidwitz and a full cast, with music by Benjamin Bagby), Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back So You Want to be a Jedi?,and The Basque Dragon by Adam on audio from Listening Library. Find Adam online at adamgidwitz.com or @AdamGidwitz.

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Details

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Available Formats : Digital Download
Category: Fiction/Fantasy
Runtime: 2.86
Audience: Children (8–12)
Language: English