Jewell Parker Rhodes
1) Ghost boys
3) Bayou magic
4) Ninth Ward
Bestselling and award-winning author Jewell Parker Rhodes reimagines the classic novel Treasure Island by Robert Louis Stevenson in this thrilling adventure set in modern-day Manhattan, in which three children must navigate the city's hidden history, dodge a threatening crew of skater kids, and decide who they can really trust in order to hunt down a long-buried treasure.
Three kids. One dog. And the island of Manhattan,...
Jewel Parker Rhodes joins the Professional Book Nerds podcast to discuss her book Towers Falling and writing diverse children's books that tackle tough topics.