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CAST OFF: The Strange Adventures of Petra De Winter and Bram Broen will be in bookstores May 19!

Kirkus says: “Find out what happens when two 12-year-olds from vastly different worlds are thrown together in a high-seas adventure packed with action, secrets, and intrigue. . . . The story brims with luscious detail.” 

Booklist says: “Pirates, illness, mutiny, and storms on the high seas are the backdrop of an adventure that will have readers alternately breathless and cheering.”

Publisher’s Weekly says: “Yohalem’s seafaring adventure is saturated with action and historical detail.”

Welcome to my website! While you’re here, check out my blog, watch a video of me feeding a wild hyena, download a Cast Off curriculum guide. Thanks for visiting!


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