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Hello, universe [electronic resource] / Erin Entrada Kelly.

Kelly, Erin Entrada, (author.). Ocampo, Ramon de, (narrator.). Abellera, Amielynn, (narrator.). hoopla digital. (Added Author).

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  • ISBN: 9780062661654 (sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
  • ISBN: 0062661655 (sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (1 audio file (5hr., 18 min.)) : digital.
  • Edition: Unabridged.
  • Publisher: [United States] : Harper Collins Publishers, 2017.
  • Distributor: Made available through hoopla

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Restrictions on Access Note:
Digital content provided by hoopla.
Participant or Performer Note:
Read by Ramon De Ocampo and Amielynn Abellera.
Summary, etc.:
Winner of the Newbery Medal Acclaimed and award-winning author Erin Entrada Kelly's Hello, Universe is a funny and poignant neighborhood story about unexpected friendships. Told from four intertwining points of view two boys and two girls the novel celebrates bravery, being different, and finding your inner bayani (hero). "Readers will be instantly engrossed in this relatable neighborhood adventure and its eclectic cast of misfits." - Booklist. In one day, four lives weave together in unexpected ways. Virgil Salinas is shy and kindhearted and feels out of place in his crazy-about-sports family. Valencia Somerset, who is deaf, is smart, brave, and secretly lonely, and she loves everything about nature. Kaori Tanaka is a self-proclaimed psychic, whose little sister, Gen, is always following her around. And Chet Bullens wishes the weird kids would just stop being so different so he can concentrate on basketball. They aren't friends, at least not until Chet pulls a prank that traps Virgil and his pet guinea pig at the bottom of a well. This disaster leads Kaori, Gen, and Valencia on an epic quest to find missing Virgil. Through luck, smarts, bravery, and a little help from the universe, a rescue is performed, a bully is put in his place, and friendship blooms.
System Details Note:
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject: Friendship > Juvenile fiction.
Missing children > Juvenile fiction.
Bullying > Juvenile fiction.
Hearing impaired > Juvenile fiction.
Psychic ability > Juvenile fiction.
Sisters > Juvenile fiction.

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