Asp of Ascension

By (author): B.R. Myers

Nefertari “Terry” Hughes has three rules for surviving high school: 1. Don’t attract attention.2. Don’t get involved.3. Don’t make trouble. A year after the accident that left her disabled and took her mother’s life, sixteen-year-old Terry just wants to keep her head down and survive her new high school. When she catches the eye of cute basketball star Zach, all hopes of flying under the radar are gone.She is thrust even further into the spotlight when Fraser, the editor of the school newspaper, learns that her father is the renowned archaeologist overseeing the new Egyptian display at the museum, which is rumoured to include Cleopatra’s sarcophagus. When Fraser stumbles upon the fifty-year-old mystery of a girl who vanished in the museum and Terry’s father falls into a mysterious coma, Terry is caught up in a whirlwind of events that leads all the way back to ancient times./

AUTHOR

B.R. Myers

B.R. Myers spent most of her teen years behind the covers of Lois Duncan, Ray Bradbury, and Stephen King. She is the author of several YA novels. When she’s not putting her characters in awkward situations, she works as a registered nurse. A member of the Writer’s Federation of Nova Scotia, she lives in Halifax with her husband and two children–and there is still a stack of books on her bedside table.

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“Where the ancient world meets modern day high school, Asp of Ascension is a fast-paced thrill ride through the history we often wonder about and the not-so-distant history we sometimes hope to forget.” — Rebekah Crane, author of Aspen, Playing Nice, and The Odds of Loving Grover Cleveland


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Nefertari “Terry” Hughes has three rules for surviving high school: 1. Don’t attract attention.2. Don’t get involved.3. Don’t make trouble. A year after the accident that left her disabled and took her mother’s life, sixteen-year-old Terry just wants to keep her head down and survive her new high school. When she catches the eye of cute basketball star Zach, all hopes of flying under the radar are gone.She is thrust even further into the spotlight when Fraser, the editor of the school newspaper, learns that her father is the renowned archaeologist overseeing the new Egyptian display at the museum, which is rumoured to include Cleopatra’s sarcophagus. When Fraser stumbles upon the fifty-year-old mystery of a girl who vanished in the museum and Terry’s father falls into a mysterious coma, Terry is caught up in a whirlwind of events that leads all the way back to ancient times./

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Dimensions:

260 Pages
9in * 6in * 0.5in
418lb

Published:

April 25, 2017

Country of Publication:

CA

ISBN:

9781988279510

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Language:

eng

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