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Freddie vs. the Family Curse

By Amanda Nojadera, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 8+

Thrilling tale highlights Filipino culture, perseverance.

Book Tracy Badua Fantasy 2022
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Tracy Badua's thrilling fantasy adventure mixes history and humor, making it a must-read for kids. Not only does the book highlight Filipino culture, traditions, and superstitions, but readers will also learn about the importance of family, friendship, perseverance, and courage. And while there are plenty of laugh-out-loud moments throughout Freddie vs. the Family Curse, it's clear that Freddie's fear of further embarrassment is holding him back. But kids will love how Freddie beings to understand his family's past and learn that he can be bold and brave like his ancestors.

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