5 worlds. Book 1,The sand warrior (5 Worlds, Book 1) by Siegel, Mark (#1279SF5)


5 worlds. Book 1,The sand warrior (5 Worlds, Book 1)

by Siegel, Mark; illustrated by Boume, Xanthe
Paperback Random House, 2017


From the Publisher
The #1New York Timesbestselling creator of Amulet, Kazu Kibuishi, hails this first book in this groundbreaking sci-fi/fantasy adventure series as "a magical journey, as fun as it is beautiful!" Think Star Warsmeets Avatar- The Last Airbender!

The Five Worlds are on the brink of extinction unless five ancient and mysterious beacons are lit. When war erupts, three unlikely heroes will discover there's more to themselves-and more to their worlds-than meets the eye. . . .

.The clumsiest student at the Sand Dancer Academy, Oona Leeis a fighter with a destiny bigger than she could ever imagine.

.A boy from the poorest slums, An Tzuhas a surprising gift and a knack for getting out of sticky situations.

.Star athlete Jax Amboyis beloved by an entire galaxy, but what good is that when he has no real friends?

When these three kids are forced to team up on an epic quest, it will take not one, not two, but 5 WORLDS to contain all the magic and adventure!

"This stellar team has created a gorgeous and entrancing world like no other!"-Noelle Stevenson, New York Times bestselling author of Nimona

"Epic action, adventure, and mystery will draw you in, but the heartfelt characters and their seemingly impossible journey will keep you turning the pages." -Lisa Yee, author of the DC Super Hero Girls. series
Reviews & Awards
  • Booklist starred, 03/15/17
  • Horn Book Guide, 04/01/18
  • Horn Book Magazine, 09/01/17
  • Kirkus Reviews, 04/01/17
  • New York Times, 05/14/17
  • Publishers Weekly starred, 03/27/17
  • School Library Journal, 06/01/17
  • School Library Journal starred, 06/01/17
Product Details
  • Publisher: Random House
  • Publication Date: May 2, 2017
  • Format: Paperback
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Dewey: 741.5
  • Classifications: Nonfiction
  • Description: 248 pages : chiefly color illustrations, color map ; 24 cm
  • Tracings: Siegel, Alexis, author. ; Boume, Xanthe, illustrator. ; Sun, Boya, illustrator. ; Rockefeller, Matt, illustrator.
  • ISBN-10: 1-10193-588-X
  • ISBN-13: 978-1-10193-588-0
  • Follett Number: 1279SF5
  • Interest Level: 3-6
  • Reading Level: 3.0
  • ATOS Book Level: 3
  • AR Interest Level: MG
  • AR Points: 1
  • AR Quiz: 189418EN
  • Reading Counts Level: 3.3
  • Reading Counts Points: 5
  • Lexile: GN400L
  • Fountas & Pinnell: U