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First off - for those who haven't yet heard about your book, how would you describe Middleworld?
It’s a fast-paced and funny adventure set in the jungles of the ancient Maya, but it’s also a tale of teenage angst and finding your place in the world. The main characters are Max Murphy, a 14-year old city kid from Boston, and Lola, a Maya girl of about the same age. Against a background of haunted temples, raging underground rivers, and the ever-present frisson of human sacrifice, Max and Lola must work together to solve a terrible mystery - and, quite possibly, save the world from the ancient Maya Lords of Death.
Now, I personally loved Middleworld (as anyone can see if they read my review here: http://bibliophilesupportgroup.blogspot.com/2010/06/middleworld.html)! Clearly I'm not alone - Al Roker picked Middlew…