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Book details
  • Genre:JUVENILE FICTION
  • SubGenre:Action & Adventure / General
  • Language:English
  • Pages:157
  • eBook ISBN:9781623093174

Hurricane Mia

A Caribbean Adventure

by Donna Marie Seim

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Overview

Twelve year old Mia believes her summer is ruined when she learns her mom is suddenly ill and she and her brother are whisked away to their grandparents' home in the Caribbean. Mia is furious until she meets Neisha, an island girl, who tells her about "the tea that cures everything." Mia and her friends set sail in search of the magical tea, their quest is filled with uninhabited islands, tropical storms and barracudas, so fasten up your life vest and join in the adventure!

Description

Twelve year old Mia believes her summer is ruined when she learns her mom is suddenly ill and she and her brother are whisked away to their grandparent's home in the Caribbean. Mia is furious until she meets Neisha, an island girl, who tells her about "the tea that cures everything." Will Mia find the mysterious Granny that makes the tea? Will it cure her mom? Mia and her friends set sail in search of the magical tea, their quest is filled with uninhabited islands, tropical storms, and barracudas, so fasten up your life vest and join in the adventure! An uplifting and insightful story about friendship, responsibility and value of family and community. HURRICANE MIA is a multicultural adventure novel for middle grade readers, ages eight to twelve.

About the author

"Hurricane Mia" is Donna's first novel and first ebook. "Where is Simon, Sandy?" is Donna's National award winning picture book and "Satchi and Little Star" is Donna's second National award winning picture book. Donna's most recent book, "Charley" has been awarded first prize in Regional Literature from New England Book Festival.  Donna graduated from The Ohio State University with a BSSW degree. And holds a Master's Degree in Special Education from Lesley University. When Donna is not in the Caribbean she lives in Newbury, Massachusetts, with her husband, Martin, and her dog, Rags.

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