By Jennifer L. Holm
Believe within the attainable . . . with this New York Times bestseller through three-time Newbery Honor winner Jennifer L. Holm.
Galileo. Newton. Salk. Oppenheimer. technology can swap the realm . . . yet can it cross too far?
Eleven-year-old Ellie hasn't ever cherished swap. She misses 5th grade. She misses her outdated ally. She even misses her dearly departed goldfish. Then at some point an odd boy indicates up. He’s bossy. He’s cranky. And weirdly adequate . . . he appears to be like much like Ellie’s grandfather, a scientist who’s regularly been somewhat passionate about immortality. might this gawky teen quite be Grandpa Melvin? Has he eventually chanced on the key to everlasting youth?
With a lighthearted contact and many humor, Jennifer Holm celebrates the beauty of technology and explores attention-grabbing questions on lifestyles and loss of life, family members and friendship, immortality . . . and chance. search for specific NEW fabric within the paperback—including Ellie’s gallery of scientists and different STEM-appropriate features.
“Warm, witty, and wise.” —The big apple Times
* “Written in a fresh, crisp variety, with vigorous discussion and wit, this hugely available novel will discover a prepared audience.” —Booklist, Starred
* “Top-notch middle-grade fiction.” —Publishers Weekly, Starred
* “Ellie’s memorable trip into the realm of technological know-how will motivate readers to discover the area round them and rejoice the possible.” —Shelf Awareness, Starred
“Awesomely unusual and startlingly true-to-life. It makes you ask yourself what’s possible.” —Rebecca Stead, Newbery Medal–winning writer of When You achieve Me
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