T I T L E: The Night Parade
A U T H O R: Kathryn Tanquary
P U B L I S H E R: Sourcebooks Jabberwocky
P U B L I S H--D A T E: January 5, 2016
I S B N: 9781492623243
In the shadow of the forest, the Night Parade marches on...
The last thing Saki Yamamoto wants to do for her summer vacation is trade exciting Tokyo for the antiquated rituals and bad cell reception of her grandmother's village. Preparing for the Obon ceremony is boring. Then the local kids take an interest in Saki and she sees an opportunity for some fun, even if it means disrespecting her family's ancestral shrine on a malicious dare.
But as Saki rings the sacred bell, the darkness shifts. A death curse has been invoked...and Saki has three nights to undo it. With the help of three spirit guides and some unexpected friends, Saki must prove her worth or say good-bye to the world of the living forever.
In the beginning, it was hard to enjoy Saki as a character for both Laila, and I. She starts as quite the brat. This made it very . . . (M O R E)