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- ISBN: 9781440634857 (electronic bk)
- Physical Description: 1 online resource.
- Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : [publisher not identified], 2008.
|Summary, etc.:|| A vibrant new voice . . . a modern classic.For generations, the Beaumont family has harbored a magical secret. They each possess a "savvy"-a special supernatural power that strikes when they turn thirteen. Grandpa Bomba moves mountains, her older brothers create hurricanes and spark electricity . . . and now it's the eve of Mibs's big day.As if waiting weren't hard enough, the family gets scary news two days before Mibs's birthday: Poppa has been in a terrible accident. Mibs develops the singular mission to get to the hospital and prove that her new power can save her dad. So she sneaks onto a salesman's bus . . . only to find the bus heading in the opposite direction. Suddenly Mibs finds herself on an unforgettable odyssey that will force her to make sense of growing up-and of other people, who might also have a few secrets hidden just beneath the skin.
|Target Audience Note:|| Text Difficulty 6 - Text Difficulty 9
|Reproduction Note:|| Electronic reproduction. New York : Puffin Books, 2008. Requires OverDrive Read (file size: N/A KB) or Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 710 KB) or Kobo app or compatible Kobo device (file size: N/A KB).
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