When twelve-year-old Sam is struck by a bolt of lightning out of a clear blue sky, he suddenly sees everything in pixels. His life is further upended by Flum, a non-binary being from a parallel world, a missing neighbour, and astonishing powers that may not last long. Science and magic collide as Sam races to solve a mystery and help Flum return home. But what happens when solving one mystery sparks another?
Peanut Butter and Chaos is a middle grade fantasy grounded in science.
“Peanut Butter and Chaos is an amusing, fast-paced adventure with broad appeal for young readers… whimsical, fun and a very good start to what could be a satisfying and successful series.” — Quill & Quire
Praise for You Don’t Have to Die in the End
“the characters – therapists and troubled youth alike – have an inviting combination of snarkiness and depth” — Quill & Quire
“…many serious themes are woven into the story, but there is also the wonderful appreciation of what can be achieved if only people are given the time, encouragement and incentive to work out their problems and improve their lives.” — Highly Recommended by CM Magazine
“Daher paints a vivid and convincing picture here of a young person with a complicated and tragic history attempting to straighten out her life.” – Winnipeg Free Press
“Whether reading for pleasure, escape or insight, like me, you’ll be pleased with this purchase.” – The Miramichi Reader
“A provocative and compelling story that will leave you both emotionally raw, and satisfied.” — Eric Walters, author of Walking Home, The Rule of Three
“…an important read that awards girls the right and space to feel and process anger.” – Ali Bryan, 49th Shelf
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Watch Anita Daher read the first page of You Don’t Have to Die in the End