Award winning title: Third place in the 2016 Burt Award for Caribbean LiteratureA fast-paced adventure set deep in a Caribbean forest with a hero who must risk everything to save the forest and his village.Twelve-year-old JV cant wait to spend his vacation exploring the Oscuros Forest. True, everyone in the village of Alcavere believes the Oscuros Forest is a place to be feared, inhabited by dangerous and magical beings. But JV is not afraid, even when his first trip into the forest brings him face-to-face with a mysterious creature.Then the disappearance of one of their own shakes the village and JV joins the search. He finds himself deep in the Oscuros Forest on a rescue mission and committed to a promise, a promise which the Protectors of the forest insist he keeps no matter how dangerous things get.Can JV complete his daring quest even as he uncovers in the process, a shocking secret that will force him to question everything he thought he knew?
|AUTOR||Danielle Y. C. Mcclean|
|DATEINAME||The Protectors Pledge.pdf|
Whatever it takes, we will stop the Trans Mountain pipeline & tanker project. With our voice, in the courts, or the streets, on the water, or the land. We are Coast Protectors. Join us. Amazon.com: The Protectors' Pledge: Secrets of … The Protectors' Pledge: Secrets of Oscuros fit this bill perfectly. Richly imaginative, The Protectors' Pledge was a compelling read from cover to cover--so much so that my daughter begged to keep reading until we finished. McClean's lyrical prose dramatically evokes a sense of place, especially when it comes to the mysterious forest of Oscuros