State of the Union (Paperback)

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It's The West Wing meets Nancy Drew.


A mysterious bird poops on the head of the president during the State of the Union address. Can Fina Mendoza, the 10-year-old daughter of a congressman, outsmart the Capitol police and the Secret Service to find that bird and uncover its secret message?


Fina is asked to investigate the appearance of Chickcharney, a mythical bird from the Caribbean that may have a message for Fina's client who works in the basement snack bar of the U.S. Capitol. The bird may or may not have a message for her client. Fina hopes it has a message for her from her recently departed mother. And maybe the bird has a message for Congress. Fina is assisted by her trusty canine companion Senator Something, a big orange dog Fina walks for the dog's owner, a member of Congress. Fina is assisted in her investigation by her trusty canine companion Senator Something, a big orange dog who belongs to a member of Congress.


This Capitol Hill mystery gives us a peek behind the scenes at the U.S. Capitol where there's a congressional battle over immigration reform, and a family battle when Fina's immigrant grandmother is nearly arrested at a Capitol Hill protest.

Product Details
ISBN: 9781735976792
ISBN-10: 1735976792
Publisher: Chesapeake Press
Publication Date: August 13th, 2021
Pages: 226
Language: English