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The Storm Runner

Title

The Storm Runner

Publisher

Disney Hyperion

Publication Year

2018

ISBN

9781368016346

Pages

431 pages

Genre

fantasy

Format

novel

Item Type

Fiction

Annotation

To prevent the Mayan gods from battling each other and destroying the world, thirteen-year-old Zane must unravel an ancient prophecy, stop an evil god, and discover how the physical disability that makes him reliant on a cane also connects him to his father and his ancestry.

Grade Level

6-8

Lexile Measure

600L

Topic

Family Relationships; Disability and Health; Single parent; Physical disability; single mother; leg length discrepancy; limp

Main Character

male teenager

Race/Ethnicities

Hispanic

Family Formation

single mother and uncle

Keywords

volcano; Maya mythology; New Mexico; dog; friendship; adventure; gods; hawk; demons; cane; prophecy

Diversity Impact

direct

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