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Chasing the jaguar

a Martika Gálvez mystery

by Michele Dominguez Greene

  • 297 Want to read
  • 8 Currently reading

Published by HarperCollinsPublishers in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Los Angeles (Calif.)
    • Subjects:
    • Mayas -- Fiction.,
    • Indians of Central America -- Fiction.,
    • Self-realization -- Fiction.,
    • Kidnapping -- Fiction.,
    • Quinceañera (Social custom) -- Fiction.,
    • Mystery and detective stories.,
    • Los Angeles (Calif.) -- Fiction.

    • About the Edition

      After having unsettling dreams about the kidnapped daughter of her mother"s employer, fifteen-year-old Martika learns that she is a descendant of a long line of curanderas--Mayan medicine women with special powers. Includes glossary of Spanish words.

      Edition Notes

      StatementMichele Dominguez Greene.
      GenreFiction.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPZ7.G84243 Cha 2006
      The Physical Object
      Paginationp. cm.
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3406989M
      ISBN 100060763531, 006076354X
      ISBN 109780060763534, 9780060763541
      LC Control Number2005022735

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      Alan Robert Rabinowitz was an American zoologist, conservationist, field biologist and the CEO of Panthera, a nonprofit conservation organization devoted to protecting the world's 37 wild cat species/5. Dr. Rabinowitz has authored nearly eighty scientific and popular articles and six books, including Jaguar: One Man’s Struggle to Establish the First Jaguar Preserve (/), Chasing the Dragon’s Tail: The Struggle to Save Thailand’s Wild Cats (/), and Beyond the Last Village: A Journey of Discovery in Asia’s Forbidden.

      Jaguar wanders through the jungles of South America and is sacred shamanic medicine to indigenous shamans of these areas. In a dream, a jaguar comes to initiate and refine psychic power, such as your clairvoyance. Its power offers the initiate the ability to see into the distant past and the present, as well as the future. Ariadne's Book of.   That experience is chronicled in his book Jaguar. From there, he moved on to study cats and create reserves on other continents, and chronicled his adventures in popular books like Chasing the Dragon’s Tail and Beyond the Last Village.


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Combining ancient mysticism with urban Los Angeles, author Greene, formerly an actress on L.A. Law, introduces novice crime-fighter Martika Gálvez. As the teen Latina with the cat-like eyes approaches her 15th birthday, her strange dreams increase in frequency and strength.

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by Michele Dominguez Greene. 2 Resources. Add to Reading List Share this Book. Keep Sweet. by Michele Dominguez Greene. 2 Resources. Add to Reading List Share this Book. Images courtesy of publishers, organizations, and sometimes their Twitter handles.Chasing the Jaguar Supplementary Materials Share the history of Mayan ancestry with your pupils.

These supplementary materials, written from the perspective of the main character in Chasing the Jaguar, explain what it means to be a curandera witch, discuss the accomplishments of the Maya, and explore the symbolism of the jaguar artifact.