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Shadowshaper

Daniel JosГ© Older

Shadowshaper

by Daniel JosГ© Older

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Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Puerto Rican families,
  • Occultism,
  • Magic,
  • Paranormal fiction,
  • Juvenile fiction,
  • Fiction,
  • Hispanic Americans,
  • Puerto Ricans

  • About the Edition

    When the murals painted on the walls of her Brooklyn neighborhood start to change and fade in front of her, Sierra Santiago realizes that something strange is going on--then she discovers her Puerto Rican family are shadowshapers and finds herself in a battle with an evil anthropologist for the lives of her family and friends.

    Edition Notes

    StatementDaniel José Older
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ7.1.O45 Sh 2015
    The Physical Object
    Pagination297 pages
    Number of Pages297
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26886972M
    ISBN 100545591619
    ISBN 109780545591614
    LC Control Number2014032311
    OCLC/WorldCa891427666

    Daniel José Older has always loved monsters, whether historical, prehistorical, or imaginary. His debut series for young adults, the Shadowshaper Cypher, has earned starred reviews, the International Latino Book Award, and New York Times Notable Book and NPR . Check out this great listen on A house divided Sierra and the shadowshapers have been split apart. Juan, Anthony, and Izzy are in jail, anxiously waiting to find out what will become of them. Back in Brooklyn, the other shadowshapers have been getting threatening messages from whispe.

    NB: It’s Flashback Friday! Given Sarah’s recent love of Labyrinth Lost, it seemed fitting to resurrect another YA, urban fantasy with a diverse heroine that she happened to enjoy. This review was originally published J Shadowshaper is a freaking incredible ’s a bit outside my reading tastes because it’s urban fantasy and it’s for teen readers, a vein of YA I.   I continue to snag books out of my son’s Scholastic book order forms. One of the latest was Shadowshaper [Amazon | B&N | IndieBound], by Daniel José Older. It’s an enjoyable, relatively quick read. Here’s the summary: Sierra Santiago planned to have an easy summer of making art and hanging out with her friends. But then a corpse crashes.

      The joyful, bold New York Times bestseller. Look for the sequel, Shadowhouse Fall, out 9/12/! "Magnificent." --Holly Black, New York Times Book Review "A must." --Kirkus Reviews, starred review"Exceptional." --Publishers Weekly, starred reviewSierra Santiago planned an easy summer of making art and hanging out with her friends/5(28).   Shadowshaper (The Shadowshaper Cypher, Book 1) - Ebook written by Daniel José Older. Read this book using Google Play Books app on your PC, android, iOS devices. Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read Shadowshaper (The Shadowshaper Cypher, Book 1)/5(33).


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Shadowshaper is a book bursting with energy, creativity, culture, and diversity. The book takes Caribbean culture and myth and shapes it into a new and interesting urban fantasy.

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Shadowhouse Fall (The Shadowshaper Cypher, Book 2) Daniel José Older. out of 5 stars Kindle Edition. $ Shadowshaper Legacy (The Shadowshaper Cypher, Book 3) Daniel José Older. out of 5 stars 7. Kindle Edition. $ Escape to Pirate Island: A /5(). Parents need to know that Shadowshaper is author Daniel Jose Older's first book for teens and the first book in this Brooklyn-set fantasy series with a Latina hero named 's much here about honoring your heritage, and Sierra, with her confidence, natural hair, and pride in her Puerto Rican roots, gets our highest Role Model rating.4/5.

Shadowshaper Legacy book. Read 39 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. The epic conclusion to the acclaimed Shadowshaper Cypher series /5.

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This one-page guide includes a plot summary and brief analysis of Shadowshaper by Daniel Jose Older. Shadowshaper, a young adult urban fantasy novel by Daniel Jose Older, is [ ]. Now she must unravel her family's past, take down the killer in the present, and save the future of shadowshaping for generations to of a joyful, defiant spirit and writing as luscious as a Brooklyn summer night, Shadowshaper marks the YA debut of a bold new voice.

The following version of this book was used to create this study guide: Older, Daniel José. Shadowshaper. Scholastic Inc., Paperback Edition. As the narrative begins, Sierra is working on the mural of a dragon that she is painting on a five-story, unfinished tower.

The tower is the only one on a block of brownstones. ‘Shadowshaper,’ by Daniel José Older. It’s also a good metaphor for the book’s villain, who appropriates what he doesn’t understand and can’t use, nearly destroying a community.

The book does not forgive the culture for its misogyny; it does not give it a pass. While the villain of SHADOWSHAPER is an outsider who believes he is "saving" the culture from its very practitioners, the characters do not simply have to combat outside problems.

Clare’s (Ghosts of the Shadow Market,etc.) latest is set in the Shadowhunter world in the 20th century’s first decade (with frequent flashbacks to the previous one).Teenage offspring of the Herondales, Carstairs, Fairchilds, and other angel-descended Nephilim continue their families’ demon-fighting ways amid a round of elegant London balls, soirees, salons, picnics, and romantic Author: Daniel José Older.

Shadowshaper (Book): Older, Daniel José: When the murals painted on the walls of her Brooklyn neighborhood start to change and fade in front of her, Sierra Santiago realizes that something strange is going on--then she discovers her Puerto Rican family are shadowshapers and finds herself in a battle with an evil anthropologist for the lives of her family and friends.

The Shadowshaper Cypher, Book 2 By: Daniel José Older Narrated by: Anika Noni Rose Length: 9 hrs and 9 mins Unabridged Overall 5 out of 5 stars Performance. An NPR Best Book of the Year A Publishers Weekly Best Book of the Year "In the best urban fantasy, the city is not just a backdrop, but functions as a character in its own right That is certainly true in Daniel José Older's magnificent Shadowshaper, which gives us aBrand: Scholastic, Inc.

Discussion Questions for Shadowshaper cover Common Core State Standards for Reading: Literature, Grades 9–, 2, 3, 4, 9. Extension Activities author chose to integrate Spanish and English T words throughout this book. If you are unfamiliar with Spanish, take the time to look for any words you do not know, first trying to guess their.

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Parents need to know that Shadowshaper Legacy is the third book in the Brooklyn-set Shadowshaper Cypher fantasy series with a Latina hero named Sierra. Like the rest of the series, there's regular swearing in English and Spanish (mostly "s--t" and "ass" and not "f--k") and some complex social themes to discuss -- though this time instead of 4/5.Shadowshaper - Chapters 1 - 8 Summary & Analysis Older, Daniel José This Study Guide consists of approximately 54 pages of chapter summaries, quotes, character analysis, themes, and more - everything you need to sharpen your knowledge of Shadowshaper.From Shadowshaper: "It's salsa!" Sierra laughed, her feet stepping naturally in time with Robbie's.

"Not exactly, but close enough." The music swirled around them, moved with them, for them. Sierra saw little old couples tear it up, putting some of the awkward younger folks to shame.

Two eight- or nine-year-olds spun happily past.4/5(16).