Charlie Hernández & the League of Shadows

Charlie Hernández & the League of Shadows

Book - 2018 | First Aladdin hardcover edition.
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Steeped in Hispanic folklore since childhood, middle schooler Charlie Hernández learns the stories are true when, shortly after his parents disappearance, he grows horns and feathers and finds himself at the heart of a battle to save the world.
Publisher: New York : Aladdin, 2018.
Edition: First Aladdin hardcover edition.
ISBN: 9781534426580
Branch Call Number: J SFI/FAN CALEJO
Characteristics: 330 pages ; 22 cm


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Jul 16, 2019

This book was okay. Kind of confusing so pay attention to details but quite a good story never the less. follows the adventures of Charlie a middle schooler who has a little problem... When his parents mysteriously disappear he starts sprouting feathers and devils horns! What's going on and what does it have to do with the ancient stories his grandma told him. 12+

Feb 04, 2019

Fantastic cover. If I were an author, I'd weep with joy to have it.

Novel's action is breathless, but nonetheless vividly imagined. Characters felt more like props for the action than fully realized personalities. Really disliked the choice to depict Ponce de Leon as a heroic figure. Learned lots about Hispanic & Latinx folklore.

DCLkids Jan 02, 2019

A Great Books for Great Kids pick. Fans of Rick Riordan’s series will love the story of Charlie and the tales his grandmother tells him about supernatural creatures based on Hispanic and Latino folklore. Grades 4-6.

Ms_Gaye Dec 11, 2018

Action-packed adventure with a host of creatures from Hispanic and Latino mythology! An engaging fantasy with themes of friendship and hope. Ages 9-12

OPL_KrisC Nov 21, 2018

An action-packed adventure story inspired by Hispanic folklore, legends, and myths. Definitely for fans of Percy Jackson and anything to do with mythology.


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Jul 16, 2019

GreenNinjaGirl thinks this title is suitable for 12 years and over

OPL_KrisC Nov 21, 2018

OPL_KrisC thinks this title is suitable for 10 years and over


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