Chasing Orion by Kathryn Lasky

Chasing Orion

Kathryn Lasky

362 pages first pub 2007 (editions)

fiction historical middle grade emotional hopeful medium-paced


When a beautiful teen with polio enters their lives, a girl and her older brother find themselves drawn into a web of lies in this compelling novel by a best-selling author.Eleven-year-old Georgie loves science-fiction movies, but she won't be goi...

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adventurous 100%
dark 100%
hopeful 100%
sad 50%


medium 100%

Plot- or character-driven?

A mix: 100%

Strong character development?

Yes: 100%

Loveable characters?

It's complicated: 100%

Diverse cast of characters?

No: 100%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

Yes: 100%

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