In order to avoid the end of the world, pizza-loving videogamer Max Murphy must set out on a quest to track down the five Maya Jaguar Stones before the ancient Lords of Death wage war. Max faces danger and narrowly avoids disaster as the fate of mankind rests on his shoulders. Each book in the series features extensive materials for educators to easily integrate the Jaguar Stones into Mayan civilization studies. Readers will learn interesting facts about Spain and Spanish culture, along with Mayan mythologies as they race with Max to stave off the end of the world. Full of adventure and humor, the Jaguar Stones series is a thrill-ride for young readers.