Roseanne Brown — Serwa Boateng's Guide to Vampire Hunting - with Ellen Oh - at Conn Ave in the Children & Teens Dept.

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Serwa Boateng's Guide to Vampire Hunting introduces Serwa, a 12-year old vampire slayer who could use a crossbow before she could ride a bike. When an obayifo (witch) destroys her childhood home, Serwa's parents leave on a quest to defeat her, while Serwa stays with her aunt and cousin. Now she's dealing with mean girls and algebra and trying to be a “normal” kid. When an adze (shapeshifting vampire) infiltrates her school, it's up to Serwa to whip some of her classmates into monster-fighting shape. When she uncovers a family secret that upends everything she thought she knew, Serwa will have to decide which side of herself--normal girl or slayer--is the right one.  

Roseanne A. Brown is an immigrant from the West African nation of Ghana and a graduate of the University of Maryland, where she completed the Jimenez-Porter Writers’ House program. Her debut novel A Song of Wraiths and Ruin was an instant New York Times Bestseller, an Indie Bestseller, and received six starred reviews. 

Ellen Oh is the award winning author of the middle grade novels Finding Junie Kim, Dragon Egg Princess, Spirit Hunters and its sequel, The Island of Monsters, as well as the highly-acclaimed, young-adult Prophecy trilogy (Prophecy, Warrior, and King). She is the editor of the middle grade anthology Flying Lessons and Other Stories and the YA anthology Thousand Beginnings and Endings. She is also the co-founder of We Need Diverse Books, the groundbreaking, grassroots non-profit organization.

 

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Rick Riordan Presents Serwa Boateng's Guide to Vampire Hunting (A Serwa Boateng Novel, Book 1) By Roseanne Brown Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781368066365
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Published: Rick Riordan Presents - September 6th, 2022