13-year old Zane Obispo of New Mexico has always had a fairly bizarre life. From being drawn to the mysterious dormant volcano in his backyard to only having one good leg, he is no stranger to the word abnormal. But Zane learns a whole new definition of bizarre when he is forced into a millennia-old prophecy with the new girl at school, Brooks. He would much rather spend time with his dog Rosie, but in order to save his family (and the world) from an evil Mayan god, he is thrust into an adventure that will change his life forever. Unexpected heroes, wicked demons, feisty gods, and new friends give him the power to overcome his fears and become the Storm Runner.
You’ve heard about the influential men of the French Revolution, but what of the women? During one of the most dramatic and intriguing periods in history, seven stories are told about the often overlooked half of eighteenth century French society. From the philosopher to the assassin, the princess or the revolutionaries, all of these key figures in history are finally having their stories told. This riveting novel provides a new perspective on the French Revolution, and by the end you will want to say liberté, égalité, sororité!