The Secret of the Himalayas (The Unicorn Rescue Society #6)

by Adam Gidwitz (Author) Hatem Aly (Illustrator)

Reading Level: 4th − 5th Grade

The newest adventure in the bestselling Unicorn Rescue Society transports readers to the Himalayan mountains in Northern Pakistan!

When Uchenna and Elliot's classmate publishes an article in the school newspaper about the Schmoke Brothers, Professor Fauna notices something alarming in a photo. Mounted on the wall of the Schmoke's living room is a single spiral horn that he's certain could have come from only one animal--a unicorn!To save these magical creatures--and to finally see a unicorn themselves--the Unicorn Rescue Society heads to the rugged mountains of Pakistan.

Hena Khan, the critically acclaimed author of Amina's Voice, joins Newbery Honor-winner Adam Gidwitz for the Unicorn Rescue Society's most dramatic, action-filled mission yet!

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Adam Gidwitz
Adam Gidwitz taught in Brooklyn for eight years. Now, he writes full time--which means he writes a couple of hours a day, and lies on his couch staring at the ceiling the rest of the time. As is the case with all of his books, everything in them not only happened in the real fairy all also happened to him. Really. Learn more at, on Facebook, and follow him on Twitter: @AdamGidwitz
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Dutton Books for Young Readers
Publication date
May 03, 2022
The Unicorn Rescue Society
BISAC categories
JUV037000 - Juvenile Fiction | Fantasy & Magic
JUV000000 - Juvenile Fiction | General
JUV002270 - Juvenile Fiction | Animals | Dragons, Unicorns & Mythical
JUV030110 - Juvenile Fiction | People & Places | Middle East
JUV074000 - Juvenile Fiction | Diversity & Multicultural
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