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Dust by [Dusti Bowling]

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Praise for Across the Desert:

* “Readers will soar along with Jolene into the prospect of better days.”―
Booklist, starred review

* “Instantly compelling.”―
School Library Journal, starred review

* “[A] tense, poignant story about the essential nature of friendship and life’s unexpected possibilities.” ―
Publishers Weekly, starred review

"Experience has taught Jolene she can only count on herself, and she doesn't think she counts for much. But when she witnesses her friend's accident in the desert via live stream, she finds the strength to rescue them both. 
Across the Desert combines compelling adventure, honesty, danger, and love."―Kimberly Brubaker Bradley, two-time Newbery Honoree and #1 New York Times bestselling author of The War That Saved My Life and Fighting Words.

Praise for The Canyon's Edge:

* "
Stunning.... an edge-of-your-seat read."―Kirkus Reviews, starred review

* "This emotionally resonant survival tale is
a must-have."―School Library Journal, starred review

* "
Powerful...a triumphant story of healing and bravery."―Booklist, starred review

"Beautifully written. [Dusti] Bowling is a
master storyteller."―Midwest Book Review

A powerful, heart-thumping story about survival and the inner strength it takes to reclaim life after trauma. Nora shows us that it's possible to emerge stronger than we've ever been before."―Ann Braden, award-winning author of The Benefits of Being an Octopus

"You won't be able to stop turning pages of this
gripping, unforgettable novel with emotional depth and resonance as you cheer for Nora to conquer her inner and outer beasts."―Donna Gephart, award-winning author of Lily and Dunkin, The Paris Project, and Abby, Tried and True

haunting, heart-pounding story of survival, brilliantly told in verse. The Canyon's Edge will inspire, uplift and resonate. I loved it!"―Barbara Dee, author of Maybe He Just Likes You and My Life in the Fish Tank

gutsy, page-turning tale of courage, survival, and healing, told in dynamic verse. The Canyon's Edge is powerful, unflinching, and full of heart."―Chris Baron, author of All of Me

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Bestselling and award-winning author Dusti Bowling delivers a moving and empowering middle grade novel that will keep readers riveted by its mysteries and action-packed plot, even as it sensitively addresses issues of bullying and sexual assault. --This text refers to an alternate kindle_edition edition.

Product details

  • ASIN ‏ : ‎ B0BP72JXNS
  • Publisher ‏ : ‎ Little, Brown Books for Young Readers (15 August 2023)
  • Language ‏ : ‎ English
  • Text-to-Speech ‏ : ‎ Enabled
  • Enhanced typesetting ‏ : ‎ Not Enabled
  • X-Ray ‏ : ‎ Not Enabled
  • Word Wise ‏ : ‎ Not Enabled
  • Print length ‏ : ‎ 352 pages

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DUSTI BOWLING is the award-winning, bestselling author of Insignificant Events in the Life of a Cactus, Momentous Events in the Life of a Cactus, 24 Hours in Nowhere, The Canyon's Edge, and the forthcoming Across the Desert and Aven Green chapter book series.

Dusti's books have won the Reading the West Award, the Sakura Medal, a Golden Kite Honor, the William Allen White Children's Book Award, and have been nominated for over thirty state awards. Her books are Junior Library Guild Selections and have been named best books of the year by the Chicago Public Library, Kirkus, Bank Street College of Education, A Mighty Girl, Shelf Awareness, and many more.

Dusti currently lives in New River, Arizona with her husband, three daughters, a dozen tarantulas, a gopher snake named Burrito, a king snake name Death Noodle, and a cockatiel named Gandalf the Grey.

Follow her on Twitter at @DustiBowling.

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