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March 14, 2018
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Spanish River Library
1501 NW Spanish River Boulevard
Alanna the First Adventure
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Tween Book Jam: "Alanna: The First Adventure" by Tamora Pierce

Wednesday, March 14, 2018

Alanna has always craved the adventure and daring allowed only for boys; her twin brother, Thom, yearns to learn the art of magic. So one day they decide to switch places. Disguised as a girl, Thom heads for the convent; Alanna, pretending to be a boy, is on her way to the castle of King Roald to begin her training as a page. But the road to knighthood is not an easy one. As Alanna masters the skills necessary for battle, she must also learn to control her heart and to discern her enemies from her allies. Filled with swords and sorcery, adventure and intrigue, good and evil, Alanna’s first adventure begins -- one that will lead to the fulfillment of her dreams and make her a legend in the land. Receive a free copy of the book upon enrollment courtesy of the Friends of BRPL.