|aThe chupacabras of the Río Grande |cby Adam Gidwitz & David Bowles ; illustrated by Hatem Aly ; created by Jesse Casey, Adam Gidwotz, and Chris Lenox Smith.
|aNew York |bDutton Children's Books|c2019.
|a196 p. |bill., col. map |c22 cm.
|aThe Unicorn Rescue Society |v4
|a"Uchenna and Elliot travel with Professor Fauna to the Texas-Mexico border to save the region's animals and help bring a divided community back together with the help of locals"--|cProvided by publisher.
Pura Belpr Honor-winning author David Bowles joins Newbery Honor-winning Adam Gidwitz as co-author of the newest Unicorn Rescue Society adventure, as the kids travel to the U.S.-Mexican border to help the legendary chupacabras.A new adventure begins for Elliot and Uchenna when Professor Fauna bursts into their classroom with a frightening report from the Texas-Mexico border: something has completely drained the blood from a cow's body The team must fly to Laredo, where tempers are running high. Teaming up with local kids Lupita and Mateo--plus their brilliant mother, Dr. Alejandra Cervantes, and her curandero husband, Israel--can the Unicorn Rescue Society save the region's animals and help bring a divided community together once more? And what is that spiny, bloodsucking, adorable little creature?