How to Win a Slime War by Mae Respicio
epub | 5.14 MB | English | Isbn: 0593302680 | Author: Mae Respicio | Year: 2021
Front Desk meets The Lemonade War when two kids face off in an epic battle to see who can sell the most slime, while navigating sticky situations with friends and family.
Alex Manalo and his dad have just moved back to Sacramento, CA to help out with their extended family’s struggling Filipino market. While Alex likes helping out in the store, his true passion is making slime! He comes up with his own recipes and plays with ingredients, colors, and different bumpy or sparkly bits for added squish or shine, which make his slime truly special. A new friend encourages Alex to sell his creations at school, which leads to a sell-off battle with a girl who previously had a slime-opoly. Winner gets bragging rights and the right to be the only slime game in town.
But dad thinks Alex should be focused less on slime and more on “traditional” boy pasttimes. As the new soccer coach, dad gets Alex to join the team. Even though he hates sports and is not good at them,…
Category:Children’s Asia & Asia America Stories, Children’s Asian & Asian American Books, Children’s Boys & Men Books