Phoenix ‘Nix’ and Jean-Luc have been best friends since kindergarten. On their way to Swashbuckler Elementary for the first day of fifth grade they meet Earth Blossom ‘Eddy’ a precocious kid who has lived his entire life on communes and environmental retreats, who is also in their class. The three become fast friends. All is not well in Bellybutton. The adults have been acting strangely and the curious friends decided to try solve the mystery without getting grounded.
Fifth grade screams: The Roaming Dead is a lighthearted adventure designed for children who are graduating into chapter books. Short, funny, and engaging, The Roaming dead will draw young readers in and keep them entertained as they learn the joy of becoming life long readers.
|Realism:||World is similar to ours, but plot elements involve fantasy or magic|
|Setting Type:||Pastoral (rural & small towns)|
|Time Period:||2010 - 2019|
|Sexual Preference:||Irrelevant or N/A|
Styles & Themes
|Inspires Reader to Feel:||Nostalgic/Happy|
|Mysteries & Puzzles:||Significant mystery(ies) are core to driving the story|
|Physical Action:||Minor and occasional action|
|Political/Social Commentary:||Politics irrelevant to story|
|Romance:||No romantic elements|