Wolf Mark by Joseph Bruchac

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Luke King knows a lot of things. Like four different ways to disarm an enemy before the attacker can take a breath. Like every detail of every book he's ever read. And Luke knows enough just enough about what his father does as a black ops infiltrator to know which questions not to ask. Like why does his family move around so much? Luke just hopes that this time his family is settled for a while. He'll finally be able to have a normal life. He'll be able to ask the girl he likes to take a ride with him on his motorcycle. He'll hang out with his friends. He'll be invisible just as he wants. But when his dad goes missing, Luke realizes that life will always be different for him. Suddenly he must avoid the kidnappers looking to use him as leverage against his father, while at the same time evading the attention of the school's mysterious elite clique of Russian hipsters, who seem much too interested in Luke's own personal secret. Faced with multiple challenges and his emerging paranormal identity, Luke must decide who to trust as he creates his own destiny.
 

About Joseph Bruchac

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Joseph Bruchac is the author of Skeleton Man, The Return of Skeleton Man, Bearwalker, The Dark Pond, and Whisper in the Dark, as well as numerous other critically acclaimed novels, poems, and stories, many drawing on his Abenaki heritage. Mr. Bruchac and his wife, Carol, live in upstate New York, in the same house where he was raised by his grandparents.
 
Published September 15, 2011 by Lee & Low Books. 392 pages
Genres: Science Fiction & Fantasy, Young Adult, Action & Adventure, Children's Books. Fiction

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A loner teen finds himself caught up in a paranormal paramilitary threat—but he has both untapped personal resources and some unlikely allies to help him out.

Aug 17 2011 | Read Full Review of Wolf Mark

Examiner

Readers will want to know more about Luke and his father, and how Luke's relationship with Meena ends.

Oct 10 2011 | Read Full Review of Wolf Mark

Bookshelf Bombshells

Not only that, but the book comes out of Tu, an imprint of Lee & Low Books created to publish more genre fiction with characters of color.

Dec 14 2011 | Read Full Review of Wolf Mark

A Patchwork of Books

I'm not a painter by any stretch of the imagination, having fully moved to digital art a couple years ago, yet I found that most of the information contained in that book was perfectly applicable to my silly cel-shaded scribbles!Plus now I finally have a book I can glue my "this Book is from the ...

Nov 30 2007 | Read Full Review of Wolf Mark

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