Bound To Stay Bound

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 Author: Sterling, Zack

 Publisher:  Scholastic (2023)

 Dewey: 741.5
 Classification: Nonfiction
 Physical Description: 228 p., col. ill., 21 cm

 BTSB No: 850360 ISBN: 9781338738643
 Ages: 8-12 Grades: 3-7

 Graphic novels
 Family life -- Fiction
 Food trucks -- Fiction
 Philippine mythology -- Fiction

Price: $10.65

First-generation Filipino siblings JJ and Althea struggle to belong at school. JJ wants to fit in with the crowd, while Althea wants to be accepted as she is. They have to help their parents run the family food truck and their mom is always pointing out lessons from Filipino folklore. When witches, ogres, and other creatures from those same stories threaten their family, they realize that the folklore may be real. Can they embrace who they really are and save their family? Graphic novel format.

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Accelerated Reader Information:
   Interest Level: MG
   Reading Level: 2.60
   Points: 2.0   Quiz: 520909

   Kirkus Reviews (09/01/23)
   School Library Journal (+) (00/09/23)
   Booklist (+) (10/15/23)

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