From Rick Riordan, the bestselling author of Percy Jackson, comes a brand-new adventure, inspired by Jules Verne’s Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea. Recommended for ages 9-11.
Daughter of the Deep by Rick Riordan
Generations of Ana Dakkar’s family have attended the legendary Harding-Pencroft Academy, where the best underwater explorers in the world go to train.
When Ana witnesses a tragedy, her life at school and beyond is changed forever. It turns out that Harding-Pencroft and its rival school, Land Institute, have been fighting a cold war for a hundred and fifty years – and it’s just turned hot.
Pursued by enemies, Ana learns her family’s ties with Harding-Pencroft go deeper than she ever imagined – back to her not so fictional ancestor, the legendary Captian Nemo.
Land Institute will stop at nothing to acquore the secrets of Nemo’s technological genius. Only Ana and her class of half-trained future explorers stand againts them. And with her enemies eemingly always one step ahead, can Ana trust anyone but herself?