Get ready for a summer of epic middle grade adventure! Readers can explore ancient wizard dungeons, step foot in the royal court of Cromwell’s England, or sail the San Francisco Bay (when it’s not being being haunted by mythical wildlife.) They can watch a group of neighborhood kids create the most epic cardboard kingdom ever, […]
"Equal parts screwball comedy, coming-of-age story, and tearjerker-I loved, loved, loved it!" --Varian Johnson, author of The Parker Inheritance
With a madcap sense of humor and a lot of heart (not to mention other body parts), The Mortification of Fovea Munson is Young Frankenstein for today's middle grade audience!
Fovea Munson is nobody's Igor. True, her parents own a cadaver lab where they perform surgeries on dead bodies. And yes, that makes her gross by association, at least according to everyone in seventh grade. And sure, Fovea's stuck working at the lab now that her summer camp plans have fallen through. But she is by no means Dr. Frankenstein's snuffling assistant!
That is, until three disembodied heads, left to thaw in the wet lab, start talking. To her. Out loud. And they need a favor.
|Publisher:||Little, Brown Books for Young Readers|
|Product dimensions:||5.20(w) x 7.60(h) x 0.95(d)|
|Age Range:||8 - 12 Years|