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The 12 Dares of Christa

Title

The 12 Dares of Christa

Authors

Marissa Burt

Publisher

Katherine Tegen Books

Pages

304 pages

Publication Year

2017

ISBN

9780062416186

Genre

realism

Topic

Family Relationships; Divorce; Separation; divorced parents; separate homes

Annotation

Thirteen-year-old Christa's plans for her favorite holiday are derailed when her parents announce their divorce and Christa spends Christmas in Europe with her mom, but even though her dad remains in Chicago, he sends Christa on a scavenger hunt made up of dares that send her all over Florence, Paris, and London.

Grade Level

3-5

Family Formation

divorced parents

Main Character

girl

Diversity Impact

direct

Race/Ethnicities

White

Keywords

travel; Europe; scavenger hunt; Christmas; tourism

Item Type

Fiction

Format

novel

The 12 Dares of Christa

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