"Explorer Academy Vela: The Sailor Cipher" by Trudi Trueit

Monday, April 22, 2024 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm

Join us and author Trudi Trueit for her latest book Explorer Academy Vela: The Sailor Cipher

Monday, April 22nd at 6pm at Auntie's Bookstore (402 W Main Ave).
 

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About the book

Sailor York and the daring recruits of Explorer Academy uncover an elusive animal-smuggling ring in the first electrifying book in this new companion series.

Soon after Cruz, Sailor, Emmett, and Lani return for their second year at Explorer Academy, their sense of calm is shattered when Sailor’s older sister goes missing. Amidst incredible expeditions to far-flung destinations and competitive classes, Sailor bravely steps into the lead to discover how her sister’s sudden disappearance may be linked to an illegal and deadly animal-trafficking ring. 

Despite winning the prestigious North Star Award and being surrounded by close friends and teachers who she has traveled the world with, Sailor’s never felt less sure of herself. As the team faces puzzling obstacles and follows complex clues aboad the new ship, Vela, Sailor grapples with a secret of her own. Will she she risk everything and choose to embrace her destiny?


About the author

Trudi Trueit is a gifted storyteller for middle-grade audiences, and has written more than 100 fiction and nonfiction books for young readers, including the Explorer Academy series, beginning with Explorer Academy: The Nebula Secret. Trueit was born and raised in the Pacific Northwest, and lives in Everett, Washington. Web: www.truditrueit.com.

 

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Books: 
Explorer Academy Vela: The Sailor Cipher (Book 1) By Trudi Trueit, Khadijah Khatib (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Trudi Trueit, Khadijah Khatib (Illustrator)
$10.99
ISBN: 9781426375668
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: NatGeo Under the Stars - April 23rd, 2024

Sailor York and the daring recruits of Explorer Academy uncover an elusive animal-smuggling ring in the first electrifying book in this new companion series.


Explorer Academy: The Nebula Secret (Book 1) By Trudi Trueit Cover Image
$9.99
ISBN: 9781426338106
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: NatGeo Under the Stars - July 23rd, 2019

Adventure, danger, and a thrilling global mission await 12-year-old Cruz Coronado as he joins an elite school for explorers.


Explorer Academy: The Falcon's Feather (Book 2) By Trudi Trueit Cover Image
$9.99
ISBN: 9781426338175
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: NatGeo Under the Stars - January 14th, 2020

It's an adventure of a lifetime when Cruz Coronado sets sail aboard the Explorer Academy ship to continue his studies at sea. But, things take a turn while exploring the icy north, when he embarks on a dangerous mission to uncover the first piece of an important puzzle his mother left behind.


Explorer Academy: The Double Helix (Book 3) By Trudi Trueit Cover Image
$9.99
ISBN: 9781426338274
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: NatGeo Under the Stars - April 7th, 2020

The mystery deepens and the action intensifies for 12-year-old Cruz Coronado and friends in the exciting third book in the Explorer Academy series.


Explorer Academy: The Star Dunes (Book 4) By Trudi Trueit Cover Image
$9.99
ISBN: 9781426371691
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: NatGeo Under the Stars - January 19th, 2021

Cruz, Sailor, Emmett, and the gang are on their way to Africa when Nebula misses their intended target and someone close to Cruz ends up on the brink of death. Secrets creep out from the shadows and leave Cruz with more questions than answers in this fourth title in the hit series.


Explorer Academy: The Tiger's Nest (Book 5) By Trudi Trueit Cover Image
$9.99
ISBN: 9781426372605
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: NatGeo Under the Stars - January 4th, 2022

Explorer Academy: The Dragon's Blood (Book 6) By Trudi Trueit Cover Image
$9.99
ISBN: 9781426375200
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: NatGeo Under the Stars - January 10th, 2023

Explorer Academy: The Forbidden Island (Book 7) By Trudi Trueit Cover Image
$9.99
ISBN: 9781426376061
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: NatGeo Under the Stars - January 9th, 2024

A heart-pounding final showdown changes the life of Cruz Coronado forever in the seventh and final book in this thrilling fact-based fiction series.