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Tiger's Curse (The Tiger Saga, #1)

Title

Tiger's Curse (The Tiger Saga, #1)

Authors

Collen Houck

Publisher

Sterling

Publication Year

2011

ISBN

9781402784033

Pages

402 pages

Genre

fantasy

Format

novel

Item Type

Fiction

Annotation

Seventeen-year-old Oregon teenager Kelsey forms a bond with a circus tiger who is actually one of two brothers, Indian princes Ren and Kishan, who were cursed to live as tigers for eternity, and she travels with him to India where the tiger's curse may be broken once and for all.

Grade Level

9-12

Lexile Measure

800L

Diversity Topics

Family Relationships; Racial Diversity; Family member death; Foster care; Interracial; death of parents; foster teenager; foster home; foster parents; foster family; interracial relationship

Main Character

female teenager

Race/Ethnicities

Indian / White

Family Formation

foster mother and father

Awards

Parents' Choice Award, 2011, Recommended, Fiction
Soaring Eagle Book Award, 2013-2014, Winner

Keywords

blessing and curse; immortality; circus; India; tiger; love; quest; monsters

Diversity Impact

direct

Tiger's Curse (The Tiger Saga, #1)


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