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Junior Lifeguards: Fireworks!

Junior Lifeguards Book 4: Fireworks!

Junior Lifeguards 4
By Elizabeth Doyle Carey & Tracey West & Katherine Noll
Published by Dunemere Books
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Brought to you by the writers of the best-selling CUPCAKE DIARIES series… The new JUNIOR LIFEGUARDS series is wholesome summer fun for young YA readers!

Junior Lifeguard squad members Jenna, Selena, Piper, and Ziggy strive and hustle during beach training, where mistakes can mean life or death. But off-duty hijinx, romance, and the highs and lows of friendship keep this summery series popping.

In FIREWORKS!, Ziggy Bloom struggles with her politics versus those of program director Bud Slater, and learns that in their love of the beach, they are actually more alike than different. Ziggy’s romance with Jack Lee is simmering, with the water as their common ground.

Junior Lifeguards Series Awards & Press:

Gold Winner of the Literary Classics Book Awards for Best Tween Series, November 2018
Shortlisted for the 2018 Gertrude Warner CIBA, October 2018
Honorable Mention for the 2018 Purple Dragonfly Book Award, for the entire Junior Lifeguards series, September 2018

#27 of Book Riot’s “100 Must Read Middle Grade Books for the Summer”

“Delivers believable surprises…authentic…An enjoyable start to [an] engaging series for tweens.” 
 --Kirkus Reviews on The Test

“Brings to mind the cheery “it-all-ends-well" tone of books from another era…brimming with wholesome tween drama.”  
—School Library Journal on The Test

“This is a great summer read…nicely diverse…Definitely a fun series, both for fans of beach life and for those of us in landlocked areas who only get as far as the beach on a lake!”  
--Mrs. Yingling Reads on The Test

“Fun new summer-read series…relatable and engaging.”  
—NetGalley children’s librarian review on The Test

Callahan Cousins Series Press:

"I loved this spirited and heartwarming summer story about growing up, finding adventure, and keeping family bonds."
--Ann M. Martin, author of The Babysitters Club series

"A good choice for fans of the American Girls series."
--School Library Journal

"Appealing...Carey's narrative harks back to wholesome tales of a bygone era."
--Publisher's Weekly

"A good, old-fashioned (but still up to date) read."
--YA Books Central

"Refreshingly sweet-tempered."
Paperback | 216 pages | $9.99 USD | 5 x 8 | 978-0998885131 | July 25, 2017