Vanished
  • Published:
    Aug-2011 (Hardcover)
  • Formats:
    Print / eBook
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  • Pages:
    336
  • Age Level:
    08-12
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Eleven-year-old Neela dreams of being a famous musician, performing for admiring crowds on her traditional Indian stringed instrument. Her particular instrument used to be her grandmother's -- made of warm, rich wood, and intricately carved with a mysterious-looking dragon.

When this special family heirloom vanishes from a local church, Neela is devastated. As she searches for it, strange clues surface: a teakettle ornamented with a familiar-looking dragon, a threatening note, a connection to a famous dead musician, and even a legendary curse. The clues point all the way to India, where it seems that Neela's intrument has a long history of vanishing and reappearing. If she is able to track it down, will she be able to stop it from disappearing again?

Sheela Chari's debut novel is a finely tuned story of coincidence and fate, trust and deceit, music and mystery.
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    • First Edition
    • Aug-2011
    • Hyperion
    • Hardcover
    • ISBN: 1423131630
    • ISBN13: 9781423131632
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    • Aug-2011
    • Disney Press
    • eBook
    • ISBN: 1423152603
    • ISBN13: 9781423152606
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    • Aug-2011
    • Disney Hyperion
    • eBook (Kindle)

 


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