No matter how hard he tries, Lewis can't invent a family. He hopes each new invention he creates will win him the love and affection of the people who come to the orphanage looking for children to adopt. But something goes wrong every time, from a malfunctioning machine that splatters goop on some potential parents, to a defective Memory Scanner that ruins the Science Fair. Lewis's life takes an amazing turn when Wilbur, a special agent from the future, pushes the young inventor into an invisible time machine and whisks him to a dazzling city of the future, filled with flying cars, travel tubes, and inventions of all kinds. There Lewis meets the Robinsons, and wants nothing more than to be part of their zany family. This fast-paced Level 2 book in the "I Can Read!" series is a movie tie-in that whizzes emerging readers through each major event in the film. Bright and funny illustrations capture Lewis's adventure to the future and his emotional journey to finding a family he can call his own. Young movie fans will enjoy reliving Lewis's escapades on their own while practicing their growing reading skills.