Nirupa And The Book Of Shadows by Leora C. Waldman
Approx. 115,760 words.
Published on December 10, 2012.
Nirupa has an interesting life, traveling around the world with her mother. But she is lonely. She longs to be like the other kids, but above all Nirupa longs to meet her father whom she has never seen.
When she receives a mysterious gift the day of her birthday she knows her life is about to change completely. But she is wrong; Her life was meant to be extraordinary since the day she was born.