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Parkside Press Launches Middle-Grade Anti-Bullying Series with The Galactic Adventures of Jaedyn G.
The Galactic Adventures of Jaedyn G. is new middle-grade series by author Andre Gaines. The series follows 12-year-old Jaedyn G. on a superhero's journey from school to space to fight a big bad intergalactic bully.
THE GALACTIC ADVENTURES OF JAEDYN G. features a strong female African-American protagonist as she helps a space alien named Zel defeat an evil bully on Planet Bob. Throughout her journey, which includes a dazzling shopping trip, action-packed wrestling tournament and an ongoing riff with fellow classmate Darlene, Jaedyn learns that superpowers can come in all forms.
With so few middle-grade or young adult novels featuring lead African-American characters, author Andre Gaines considers THE GALACTIC ADVENTURES OF JAEDYN G. a unique book in its category. His niece inspired the title character. “The book is a fast-paced, fun adventure for kids everywhere, with the title character especially geared towards young African-American readers,” Gaines said.
The novel is available on Amazon.com (http://www.amazon.com/