Magic Tree House
Junie B. Jones
Being half falcon and half cobra has not been easy for Hai. Being an orphan on the island of Ahnmik also has haunted her. Now she lives at Wyvern's Court, and is nothing more than a mongrel to the royal family, who are themselves avian and serpiente. They refuse to embrace her because having have cobra blood makes her magic so intense it overwhelms her Hai's magic is volatile. But when Hai's cousin abdicates the throne, Hai envisions a future in which Wyvern's Court is destroyed. Will Hai do all that she can to prevent chaos? What if it means she has to betray those who are related to her by blood?
Prepared by Annisha Jeffries, Teen Librarian, Cleveland Public Library, Cleveland, Ohio