Being dumped at a stranger's house for the summer wasn't the worst thing to happen to David Wilson. Waking up in a mysterious place wasn't a treat either. But he was a resourceful kind of guy and knew how to take care of himself. What he didn't imagine was that his next choices would hold the key to his past, as well as his future.
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Alexander Davidson is an author, secondary educator, and certified reading specialist with a BA from the University of Michigan and an MAT in Literacy Education from Madonna University. He has been a member of the National Council of Teachers of English since 2011 and has presented at the National Conference for Peer Tutoring in Writing and the Michigan Reading Association Annual Conference. While teaching reading and writing to middle school and high school students, Alexander strives to create written works that will interest his students and teach them valuable lessons at the same time.Review:
FIVE STARS! "The Visitor's Choice really champions books...and convincingly shows young people the true value of imagination and adventure...The adventure itself is fun and well-written, with vivid characters who each have their own interesting back-stories and teach David some useful lessons during his journey. The collision of David's real-world problems and the land of Ethelrod makes for exciting reading...Alexander Davidson has created a clever moral message at the centre of a highly enjoyable story." - ReadersFavorite.com
"A boy is transported to new worlds in this fantastic middle-grade novel...Davidson...is such a gifted writer: Aside from his technical prowess, Davidson's imagination and page-turning pacing help make this book stand out. David is a relatable character for adventurous young readers who might find it difficult to dive into school and reading, and the work obviously champions books as vehicles...into other worlds. With well-rounded characters and plenty of drama, this fun read will even appeal to read-along parents...An imaginative example of fantasy done right." - Kirkus Reviews
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Book Description Ferne Press, 2014. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Never used!. Bookseller Inventory # P11193832630X
Book Description Ferne Press, 2014. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # M193832630X