Welcome to the book blast for The Nebula Secret, part of National Geographic’s Explorer Academy series. If you have an interest in high-tech adventures, this is a must-read series. Keep reading to learn more about the book and enter to win an ULTIMATE SWAG of EXPLORER ACADEMY: THE NEBULA SECRET (Tote Bag, Pin, and Stickers) from Trudi Trueit. (INT, 13+)Title: Explorer Academy: The Nebula Secret
Author: Trudi Trueit
Publisher: National Geographic
Adventure, danger, and a thrilling global mission await 12-year-old Cruz Coronado as he joins an elite school for explorers.
Cruz leaves his tranquil home in Hawaii to join 23 talented kids from around the globe to train at the Explorer Academy with the world's leading scientists to become the next generation of great explorers. But for Cruz, there's more at stake. No sooner has he arrived at the Academy than he discovers that his family has a mysterious past with the organization that could jeopardize his future. In the midst of codebreaking and cool classes, new friends and augmented reality expeditions, Cruz must tackle the biggest question of all: Who is out to get him, and why?
Readers can get in on the excitement with puzzles and codes embedded throughout.
Praise for EXPLORER ACADEMY Series
“This series opener from a new imprint of National Geographic is a fully packed high-tech adventure that offers both cool, educational facts about the planet and a diverse cast of fun characters.” ―Kirkus
“This exciting series opener introduces young readers to the joys of science and nature.” ―Publisher’s Weekly
“Sure to appeal to kids who love code cracking and mysteries with cutting-edge technology.” ―Booklist