Thorndike Press


  • Ingrid Law
  • Offered By: Thorndike Striving Reader
  • ISBN-10: 141043530X
  • ISBN-13: 9781410435309
  • DDC: Fic
  • Shipping Weight: 1.50 lbs ( .68 kgs)
  • 500 Pages | Hardcover
  • Published/Released March 2011
  • Bestsellers

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Young Adult - Large Print Standing Order Plan

Offers the best of young adult literature in a large print format‚ designed for reading levels from grades 8 through 12 and beyond. These are high-appeal titles with adult crossover potential.



A New York Times Bestseller
A Newbery Honor Book
A Publishers Weekly Best Book of the Year
An ALA Notable Book for Children

Mibs Beaumont is about to become a teenager and thirteen is when a Beaumont’s savvy strikes. With one brother who causes hurricanes and another who creates electricity‚ it promises to be outrageous and positively thrilling. But just before her big day‚ Poppa is in a terrible accident. Suddenly‚ her dreams of X-ray vision disappear: all Mibs wants is a savvy that will save Poppa.


Customer Reviews

“Law’s storytelling is rollicking‚ her language imaginative‚ and her entire cast of wacky‚ yet believable characters delightful.”— starred‚ Booklist

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