Code Name: Whatever

      Emily Asad / History & Fiction
Code Name: Whatever

Sixteen-year-old Margaret Beverly hates her old-lady name, but reconstructing a new identity is proving difficult. Introverted and covered in zits, Margaret's quest is immediately tested by her new Satanic stepsister, a gossiping class bully, and a flirtatious young man who doesn't care how nerdy she is. But is juggling really the answer? Or will she be doomed to nothingness forever?Sixteen-year-old Margaret Beverly hates her old lady name. Fortunately - or maybe not - a loophole in her mother’s latest divorce rips it away from her. But reconstructing a new identity is proving difficult. Introverted and covered in zits, Margaret develops a New Me project that is immediately put to the test by her new Satanic stepsister, a gossiping class bully, and a flirtatious young man from choir. But how can he like her, when she can’t even like herself? Is juggling really the answer? And if the New Me project fails, will she be doomed to nothingness forever?
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    Destination Paraguay

      Emily Asad / Actions & Adventure
Destination Paraguay

Sebastian Segovia is nothing like his father, a brave soldier whose treasure-hunting adventures led him to the New World. But when Sebastian sets sail for his new home in Asunción, disaster strikes. How will he face slave-traders, deadly jaguars, and cannibals on his own? Does Arazunú, the young Guarani warrior, have secret plans for revenge, or will he prove a reliable guide through the jungle?Fifteen-year-old Sebastian Segovia is nothing like his father, a brave soldier whose treasure-hunting adventures led him to the New World. But when Sebastian sets sail for his new home in Asunción, disaster strikes. It’s bad enough that the pirates take his entire inheritance, but how will he face slave-traders, deadly jaguars, and cannibals on his own? Does Arazunú, the young Guarani warrior, have secret plans for revenge, or will he prove a reliable guide through the jungle? And will Sebastian ever discover the courage he's heard about his whole life, or will he forever remain a mama's boy?
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    Survival in Style

      Emily Asad / Romance & Love
Survival in Style

Fifteen-year-old Alana Morgan never imagined using her father's "Wilderness Glamour" jewelry in a true emergency. But when her airplane is attacked by smugglers, Alana's hopes rest on her new fishing-lure earrings and a handsome stranger named Tony, whose secrets could get them both killed. If she doesn't discover the courage she's always dreamed of, she'll never make it out of the forest alive.When Alana Morgan’s father unveils his “Wilderness Glamour” jewelry set for her fifteenth birthday, Alana never imagines using it in an actual emergency. But when her airplane is shot out of the sky by smugglers, Alana’s only hopes for survival are pinned on her new fishing-lure earrings and a handsome stranger named Tony, whose secrets could get them both killed. From a renegade ranger and bloodied hands to her snapped ankle and dehydration, Alana is miserable. If she doesn’t find her courage, she’ll never make it out of the forest alive.
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