The Uprising

The Mapmakers in Cruxcia

  • Interest Level: Grade 3 - Grade 8
  • Reading Level: Grade 5

The land holds the truth … the maps will reveal it.

Sal, Joe, Francie and Humphrey Santander are mapmakers looking for their father, a famous explorer who disappeared on his last expedition.

Their search takes them to Cruxcia, where the people are fighting to protect their land from the all-powerful Grania Trading Company. The Santanders’ mapping skills may be the missing piece in the Cruxcian race to save the ancient valley—and the key to reuniting their family.

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978-1-77657-407-0
$22.99
Interest Level Grade 3 - Grade 8
Reading Level Grade 5
Publisher Gecko Press
Imprint Gecko Press
Language English
Publication Date 2021-11-02
Text Type Fiction—Action/Adventure
BISACS JUV001000, JUV013070, JUV037000
Dewey [Fic]
Features Author/Illustrator biography, Teaching Guides, and eSource

Author: Eirlys Hunter

Eirlys Hunter was born in London and lives in Wellington, New Zealand, where she teaches children's writing at Victoria University. She has written seven children's books, as well as a novel and short stories for adults.

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The Uprising

The land holds the truth … the maps will reveal it. Sal, Joe, Francie and Humphrey Santander are mapmakers looking for their father, a famous explorer who disappeared on his last expedition. Their search takes them to Cruxcia, where the people are fighting View available downloads →