Welcome to Spellbound, Magic Wagon's brand new hi-lo imprint! In Mars Bound, teenagers Braden Green, Gabriel Lopez and Misty Everest are on a spaceship bound for a colony on Mars. When a saboteur causes a malfunction that kills the ship's crew, the three teens must take control and figure out how to get the ship and its passengers safely to Mars. Aligned to Common Core standards and correlated to state standards. Spellbound is an imprint of Magic Wagon, a division of ABDO.
- Spring 2020
- Fall 2019
|Interest Level||Grade 3 - Grade 7|
|Reading Level||Grade 2|
|BISACS||JUV001000, JUV068000, JUV053000|
|Genre||Chapter Books, Fiction|
|Subject||Action & Adventure, Sci-Fi|
|Number of Pages||48|
|ISBN||9781624021961, 9781624022562, 9781624022869|
|Title Format||Reinforced Library Bound Hardcovers, Anywhere eBooks, Read-to-Me eBooks|
|Dimensions||5.25 x 7.25|
|Features||Reviewed and Table of contents|
Mars Bound – School Library Journal
Each book outlines a problem that needs to be solved before they successfully land on the far-away planet, including a fellow teen who sabotages the mission and an explosion they need to create to put the ship back on course. With big, readable text and bold use of font on each page, the titles are highly readable, with visually pleasing retro futuristic illustrations. The series is written at a second grade reading level and will be of interest to fans of science fiction and action.