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The Werewolf's Curse

From the Set The Secret Society of Monster Hunters

It is 1972--a cold summer in Minneapolis, Minnesota. Tío has sent the monster hunters to find a dangerous werewolf. They need to stop it from hurting others--and from getting hurt itself. But is it really that dangerous? Join Marcus, Elena, and Fiona to find out. They explore downtown Minneapolis and the Minnesota State Fair. As they search for the werewolf, they learn about 1970s history and culture, and make friends with the theater folk of Minnesota along the way.

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Interest Level Grade 5 - Grade 8
Reading Level Grade 4
Dewey
Lexile 560
ATOS Reading Level
Guided Reading Level W
Language English
Publisher Torch Graphic Press
Available Formats Reinforced book (9781534169432), Paperback (9781534171114), PDF (9781534172951), ePub (9781534178472), Hosted ebook (9781534174795), Kindle (9781534176638), MP3 audio (9781534198333), WAV audio (9781534198418)
Copyright 2021
Number of Pages 32
Dimensions 7 x 9
Graphics Full-color illustrations, Full-color photographs

School Library Journal - The Secret Society of Monster Hunters Series

This graphic novel series features a spunky group of children who use their uncle’s time machine to locate supernatural creatures and keep them hidden from the public. In each book, the friends travel to a different decade in the 20th century to seek out a creature, including a Kraken in 1950s Boston, a poltergeist in 1990s Seattle, and a fairy in 1920s Harlem. A packing list of essential items, such as clothes and accessories to wear to fit in, is included. There is also information that explains important events and pop culture. Information boxes and vocabulary are scattered throughout the pages; each title includes a related activity. The pages are filled with bold, bright colors and feature a diverse cast of characters. However, the narratives sometimes jump forward as if panels are missing, and the historical information is on the lighter side. VERDICT While not a comprehensive study, this is the perfect series for kids who claim to hate history. Readers will learn fascinating facts without realizing it.

Author: Kate Tremaine

Illustrator: Jared Sams

  • Story
  • Epilogue
  • Perform a Play
  • Learn More
  • The Monster Hunter Team
  • Glossary
  • Index